Mr. Malcolm’s List (2022)
Director: Emma Holly Jones Run Time: 115 min. Rating: PG Release Year: 2022
Starring: Freida Pinto, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Ṣọpẹ́ Dìrísù, Wendy Nottingham
Country: United States
About the film:
When she fails to meet an item on his list of requirements for a bride, Julia Thistlewaite is jilted by London’s most eligible bachelor, Mr. Malcolm. Feeling humiliated and determined to exact revenge, she convinces her friend to play the role of his ideal match. Soon, Mr. Malcolm wonders whether he’s found the perfect woman…or the perfect hoax.
About the filmmaker:
Director Emma Holly Jones broke Hollywood tradition with her inclusive casting across race, featuring two characters of color in the lead and screen-time dominant roles in her debut feature film Mr. Malcolm’s List (2022), a Regency-era romantic comedy based on the novel of the same name by Suzanne Allain, who also penned the script.See our upcoming films