Alfie Allen Joins Mark Elliot’s “Powder”

Mark Elliot will make his directorial debut on a film adaptation of Liam Boyle’s novel “Powder” says The Hollywood Reporter.

Alfie Allen, younger brother of singer Lily Allen, will star in the $5.7 million drama about a small time band that makes it big in the music industry, and thus succumbs to all the evils it has to offer.

Jefferson Hall, Al Weaver, Jo Woodcock, Ralf Little, Oliver Lee, Stephen Martin Walters and Vinette Robinson also star.

Filming kicks off at London’s V Festival and will continue throughout the city, Liverpool and Ibiza through til October.