The Laureate

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The Laureate
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Directed byWilliam Nunez
Produced by
  • William Nunez
  • Christian Parton
Written byWilliam Nunez
Music by Brian Byrne
CinematographyAdam Barnett
Northend Pictures
Subotica Entertainment
Distributed byMetro International [1]
CountryUnited Kingdom

The Laureate is an upcoming biographical romantic drama film written and directed by William Nunez. It stars Tom Hughes, Laura Haddock, and Dianna Agron. The film depicts the life of British poet and writer Robert Graves.




In February 2018, Kathy Bates was attached to the production with Tom Hughes, Dianna Agron and Laura Haddock already cast. [4] Hayley Atwell and Dominic Cooper were also attached the production, but dropped out due to scheduling conflicts. [5]

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