Check the new “The Zookeeper’s Wife” poster in ahead of the first trailer

We’re already in the wait for the first “The Zookeeper’s Wife” trailer that will be released today. Yesterday, Focus Features released a small teaser, which you can watch below: The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina Zabinski (portrayed by two-time Academy Award nominee Jessica

Exclusive First Photos of “The Zookeeper’s Wife”

A little surprise came to us today: the first pictures of The Zookeeper’s Wife was released by Focus Features via USA Today. The upcoming drama is based on Diane Ackerman’s 2007 book chronicling Anonina and Jan Zabinski’s real-life efforts to save Jews in Poland during World War II. Jan (Belgian actor Johan Heldenbergh) was running the Warsaw Zoo and wife

“The Zookeeper’s Wife” Release Date is Set… for 2017!

The Playlist has published today that Niki Caro’s “The Zookeeper’s Wife” — the World War Two movie, starring Jessica Chastain and Daniel Bruhl, has been set for release by Focus Features for March 31st, 2017. That’s a long time which exclude the film for 2017 Awards Season. The screenplay is adapted from a Diane Ackerman novel about Antonina and Jan

Jessica Writes Essay to THR from “The Zookeeper’s Wife” Set

Jessica Chastain and her fellow crew friends seem to be having a great time on the Prague set of The Zookeeper’s Wife, where Chastain was currently working with “way more” women than she’s ever collaborated with before on a film production. She says the experience has still been transformative, writing in an essay for The Hollywood Reporter that she and

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Some bits of updates regarding Jessica’s upcoming projects are surfacing here and there. Jessica is currently on Poland, researching for The Zookeeper’s Wife. You can find on her Instagram some pictures of it. In the home of Jan and Antonina ?abi?ski, photos of a life well lived #WarsawZoo #ZookeepersWife A photo posted by Jessica Chastain (@chastainiac) on Jun 9, 2015

Roadshow nabs ‘The Zookeeper’s Wife’

Roadshow has pre-bought The Zookeeper’s Wife, the true story of two Warsaw Zoo employees who sheltered hundreds of Jews during WW2. The film will be directed by Kiwi Niki Caro, whose credits include Whale Rider, North Country and The Vintner’s Luck. The screenplay is adapted from a Diane Ackerman novel about Antonina and Jan Zabinski, members of the Polish Resistance

Jessica Chastain Attached to Star in ‘The Zookeeper’s Wife’

The Hollywood Reporter just broke the news that Jessica is attached to star in The Zookeeper’s Wife, the adaptation of the novel by Diana Ackerman. Niki Caro has come aboard to direct the World War II story, which Panorama is financing and producing. The project is expected to hit the market in Cannes, according to several sources. Scion’s Jeff Abberley,