Irresponsible charmer Arthur Bach (Russell Brand) has always relied on two things to get by. First is his limitless fortune and second, the good sense of his lifelong nanny, Hobson (Helen Mirren), to keep him out of trouble. Now Arthur faces his biggest challenge - choosing between an arranged marriage that will ensure his lavish lifestyle or an uncertain future with the one thing money can’t buy - true love with a girl named Naomi (Greta Gerwig). With Naomi’s inspiration and some unconventional help from Hobson, Arthur will take the most expensive risk of his life and finally learn what it means to become a man, in this re-imagining of the classic romantic comedy. Read on to find out more about the people behind "Arthur".

“Arthur” is directed by Jason Winer, a 2010 Directors Guild Award winner for the hit ABC comedy “Modern Family”. The film also stars Luis Guzmán as Bitterman, Arthur’s straight-talking driver, Jennifer Garner as Susan, Arthur’s appointed bride and keeper of the family fortune, and Nick Nolte as his imposing future father-in-law, Burt.

Winer will direct from a screenplay by Peter Baynham and story by Steve Gordon. Larry Brezner, Kevin McCormick, Chris Bender and Michael Tadross will produce, with J.C. Spink, Scott Kroopf, Russell Brand and Nik Linnen serving as executive producers. The creative behind-the-scenes team includes director of photography Uta Briesewitz (“Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story,” HBO’s “The Wire”), production designer Sarah Knowles (“Dan in Real Life”), editor Brent White (“Knocked Up”) and costume designer Juliet Polcsa (“Brooklyn’s Finest”). The music is composed by Theodore Shapiro (“Marley & Me”).

Source: Warner Bros.

“Arthur” is slated for a U.S. release on April 8 and April 23 in the Philippines. the film will be distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.
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