HBO Films has set an October 20th premiere and released the first footage from their upcoming biopic “My Dinner with Herve”.
“Game of Thrones” star Peter Dinklage plays famed dwarf actor Herve Villechaize (“Fantasy Island,” “The Man with the Golden Gun”) while “Fifty Shades of Grey” alum Jamie Dornan plays struggling journalist Danny Tate in the true story film which deals with the unlikely friendship between the pair that forms over one night in Los Angeles.
It’s an encounter that will have life-changing consequences for both. The film also stars Mireille Enos, Harriet Walter, Oona Chaplin, David Strathairn and Andy García as Ricardo Montalban. Sacha Gervasi (“Hitchcock,” “November Criminals”) helms from a screenplay he co-wrote with Sean Macaulay.
Steven Zaillian, Richard Middleton, Ross Katz, Jessica de Rothschild, Sacha Gervasi and Peter Dinklage executive produce.