The Toronto International Film Festival keeps rolling on and the acquisitions news keeps rolling in. Well Go USA has acquired all U.S. rights to the police drama “McCannick” starring Davis Morse and the late Cory Monteith in one of his final film roles.
Written by Daniel Noah and directed by Josh C. Walter, “McCanick” follows narcotics detective Eugene “Mack” McCanick (Morse) over the course of one day as he hunts for a recently released criminal, Simon Weeks (Monteith). Ciaran Hinds and Mike Vogel co-star.
Well Go USA will handle all U.S. rights including theatrical, non-theatrical, home video, television and digital with a theatrical release slated for early 2014. The acquisition was announced by Well Go USA president Doris Pfardrescher and Ehud Bleiberg from Bleiberg Entertainment.