Modern Persuasion is a modern telling of Jane Austen’s “Persuasion”, the last novel she fully completed, published in 1817. The film follows Wren Cosgrove (Alicia Witt), a happy, single, and self-confessed workaholic who, after rising to the top of the corporate ladder, finds herself coming home every night to her cat. When her firm is hired by Owen Jasper (Shane McRae), “the man who got away,” long-lost feelings are stirred, giving Wren a second chance at true love. Startattle.com – Modern Persuasion.
This romance film is directed by actors and filmmakers Alex Appel, in her feature directorial debut and Jonathan Lisecki (Gayby). The screenplay is written by Lisecki and Barbara Radecki, adapted from Jane Austen’s novel. The film stars Alicia Witt, Bebe Neuwirth, Daniella Pineda, Dominic Rains, Liza Lapira, Mark Moses, and Li Jun Li.
- Starring : Alicia Witt / Bebe Neuwirth
- Genre : Romance
- Country : United States
- Language : English
- Director : Alex Appel / Jonathan Lisecki
- Production : Tangerine Entertainment / Tortyfly Pictures
- Distributor : Myriad Pictures / Pacific Northwest Pictures / Samuel Goldwyn Films
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Modern Persuasion release date
- December 18, 2020: USA (Digital)
Modern Persuasion cast
- Alicia Witt as Wren Cosgrove
- Bebe Neuwirth as Vanessa Perry
- Shane McRae as Owen Jasper
- Daniella Pineda as Kate Grant
- Dominic Rains as Sam Benson
- Liza Lapira as Lizzie Lynch
- Mark Moses as Grayson Keller
- Li Jun Li as Rebecca Duvalier
- Adrienne C. Moore as Denise Jones
- Christopher O’Shea as Tyler Pratt
- Rosanny Zayas as Alicia Vasquez
- Jenn Harris as Maxine Keller-Lynch
- Mark St. Cyr as Brian Watson
- Tedra Millan as Crystal Parker
Modern Persuasion is produced by Alex Appel, Amy Hobby, and Anne Hubbel. The film will be released by Samuel Goldwyn Films in virtual cinemas on December 18, 2020.
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