Posted: April 14, 2015

Exciting news out of St.John's, NL as award winning director Justin Simms (DANNY) gets set to shoot his new feature film AWAY FROM EVERYWHERE.

Shawn Doyle, Jason Priestley and Joanne Kellly to star in Justins Simms AWAY FROM EVERYWHEREBased on the award-winning and best selling novel of the same name by NL author Chad Pelley - the film will tell the tale of  "A struggling writer who emerges from rehab and reunites with his estranged brother, but soon descends into a tragic love triangle and is forced to confront a devastating reality." 

Labrador City, NL native Shawn Doyle (THE DISAPPEARED) will take the lead as Owen with Jason Priestley (Call Me Fitz) in the role of his brother Alex. Bay d'Espoir, NL born actress Joanne Kelly (Warehouse 13) rounds out the primary cast playing Hannah.

Mark Hoffe (SNARBUCKLED) has written the screenplay.

AWAY FROM EVERYWHERE will begin production later this month and will film on location in St.John's, NL.

The film will be produced by Mad Mummer Media, Morag Loves Company and Quiet Revolution PicturesCapital Motion Picture Group will handle the film's distribution in Canada.

We'll keep you posted as more details become available. SABS

While you're here check out SABStv On-Camera Interviews with some of the AWAY FROM EVERYWHERE team - click on the pictures below to link to video

SABStv AFF 2014 with Justin Simms at DANNY premiere

SABStv AFF 2012 with Shawn Doyle at THE DISAPPEARED Premiere

SABStv AFF 2013 with Jason Priestley at the CAS AND DYLAN  premiere


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  1. […] it. Well, now I have fallen for his first book, Away From Everywhere. Which, by the way, is being made into a movie starring Jason Priestley, Shawn Doyle, and Joanne Kelly. So, quick, go read it! And, they better not […]

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