Jessica Chastain as: Elizabeth Sloane
Directed by: John Madden
Screenplay by: Jonathan Perera
Selected Cast: Mark Strong, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Alison Pill
Running Time: 129min
Release Date: November 25, 2016
An ambitious lobbyist faces off against the powerful gun lobby in an attempt to pass gun control legislation.
Principal photography began on February 12, 2016, in Toronto, Canada. In March 2016, Jessica Chastain was spotted on set filming. Production wrapped in Toronto on March 30, 2016. In April 2016, additional shooting took place in Washington, DC. Principal photography concluded on April 6, 2016.
A promotional poster featuring Jessica on first plane leaked in June 2016, but the studio asked it to be taken down. In August 2016, two images of Chastain were released. The film will have its world premiere at the AFI Fest on November 11, 2016. It will also screen at the Napa Valley Film Festival on November 13, 2016.The film was originally scheduled to be released on December 9, 2016, but it was later moved up to November 25.