‘Love Theatre’ will be a panel session, chaired by Torin Douglas, at which producer Denise Silvey (Dead Sheep, Savile), writer and broadcaster Jonathan Maitland, actor, producer and theatre owner Fred Perry, and our own Bob Benton will discuss every aspect of the Theatre industry.
‘The Wipers Times’ remains one of the First World War’s best kept secrets, a satirical newspaper written by soldiers who fought on the front line at Ypres, Belgium. Ian Hislop and Nick Newman discovered the texts and created a dramatization for the BBC in 2013, starring Michael Palin and Emilia Fox. Hislop and Newman then […]
SUMS Film and Media – part of the Bob & Co Group, have released the trailer for JET TRASH! The film stars Robert Sheehan, Sofia Boutella and Osy Ikhile, and was directed by Charles Henri Belleville It premiered at the Edinburgh Film Festival this summer and is set for release in DEC 2016. The Hollywood Reporter […]
BBC4 premieres Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict this THURSDAY 21 JULY at 10pm.
The first reviews are out after a fabulous premiere of JET TRASH last night at the Edinburgh International Film Festival. The Hollywood Reporter hails JET TRASH as “…likeably lurid tale of hedonists abroad.” Online media magazine, Frowning calls JET TRASH, “… a fiery, seductive inferno of a film.” The Skinny deems JET TRASH, “a fast-paced and gripping crime thriller,” […]
SUMS and Bob & Co produced JET TRASH has its World Premiere this FRI 24th June at the Edinburgh International Film Festival. Staring Robert Sheenan, Sofia Boutella and Osy Ikhile, JET TRASH is a fast-paced, sun-drenched thriller based on Simon Lewis’s cult novel GO. More info: JET TRASH – Edinburgh International Film Festival JET TRASH
Bob & Co and Green Door Pictures are proud to support TREE – an original musical inspired by Idris Elba’s ‘mi Mandela’ album. Elba wrote mi Mandela with a group of British and South African artists including Maverick Sabre and George the Poet. Writers Tori Allen and Sarah Henley will be workshopping extracts from TREE at the Hackney […]
Congrats to everyone who was involved with the Press Night of ‘Flowers for Mrs Harris’ on Monday, 23 May who received great reviews. Bob and Co are very proud to be involved. The Guardian – 5 stars https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2016/may/24/flowers-for-mrs-harris-review-five-star-fairytale-dior-sheffield-crucible Daily Mail – 4 stars http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-3605873/Quentin-Letts-night-review-Flowers-Mrs-Harris.html The Stage – 4 stars https://www.thestage.co.uk/reviews/2016/flowers-for-mrs-harris-review-at-the-sheffield-crucible/ WhatsOnStage – […]
International, award winning producer Paul Wooding, known for dramatic ground breaking shows such as Blitz Street, Hive Alive and T. Rex Autopsy, has launched his own Bristol based company Spark TV. The company is the latest label to be backed by Bob and Co. and will be chaired by Jeremy Mills who is Chairman of […]
Bob&Co supported play ‘The Patriotic Traitor’ opened to the press last night to critical acclaim and 4* and 5* reviews. The Patriotic Traitor is about two giants of history. It tells the extraordinary true story of Charles de Gaulle and Philippe Pétain, who loved each other like father and son but found themselves on tragically […]