Monday, May 18, 2009

District 9 Final Cast Line-up

"District 9," a film from director and writer Neill Blomkamp with Peter Jackson as executive producer is moving towards an August 14, 2009 release date. The large cast, which can be seen below, have finished filming and now the project is in post-production with the first trailer and movie poster available. Based on the short film "Alive in Joburg," this film from Key Creatives, alludes to racism through the use of a stranded alien space force. Along with a clever promotional campaign the film offers one of the more creative theatrical trailers in some time. Have a look at the full cast information, trailer, and the complete "Alive in Joburg," short film inside.

A synopsis for "District 9," here...

An extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth suddenly find a kindred spirit in a government agent that is exposed to their biotechnology (Internet).

Release Date: August 14, 2009.

Director: Neil Blomkamp.

Writers: Neill Blomkamp, and Terri Tatchell.

Cast: Sharlto Copley, David James, Jason Cope, Mandla Gaduka, Vanessa Haywood, Kenneth Nkosi, Louis Minnaar, and William Allen Young.

Watch "Alive in Joburg," the lead up to "District 9," from director Neill Blomkamp here:

Alive in Joburg at Youtube

The "District 9," homepage...

District 9 Homepage


District 9 at IMDB