Working Title Films, co-chaired by Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner since 1992, is one of the world’s leading film production companies.
Formed in 1984, Working Title has more than 100 films that have grossed over $7.5 billion worldwide. Its films have won 14 Academy Awards® (for Joe Wright’s Darkest Hour, Tom Hooper’s The Danish Girl, James Marsh’s The Theory of Everything, Tom Hooper’s Les Misérables, Joe Wright’s Anna Karenina, Tim Robbins’ Dead Man Walking, Joel and Ethan Coen’s Fargo, Shekhar Kapur’s Elizabeth and Elizabeth: The Golden Age, and Joe Wright’s Atonement), 40 BAFTA Awards and numerous prestigious prizes at the Cannes and Berlin International Film Festivals.
Bevan and Fellner have been honoured with the Producers Guild of America’s David O. Selznick Achievement Award in Theatrical Motion Pictures, the PGA’s highest honour for motion picture producers. They have also been accorded two of the highest film awards given to British filmmakers: the Michael Balcon Award for Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema, at the BAFTA Awards, and the Alexander Walker Film Award at the Evening Standard British Film Awards. They have also both been honored with CBEs (Commanders of the Order of the British Empire).
The company’s commercial and critical hits include Sid & Nancy, The Interpreter, About a Boy, Notting Hill, Elizabeth, Fargo, Dead Man Walking, Bean, High Fidelity, Johnny English, Billy Elliot, Four Weddings and a Funeral, Bridget Jones’s Diary, Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason, A Serious Man, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Love Actually, Shaun of the Dead, Pride & Prejudice, Nanny McPhee, United 93, Mr. Bean’s Holiday, Hot Fuzz, Elizabeth: The Golden Age, Burn After Reading, Frost/Nixon, Atonement, Senna, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Anna Karenina, Les Misérables, I Give It A Year, About Time, Rush, Two Faces of January, Trash, The Theory of Everything, Legend, Everest, The Program, The Danish Girl , Grimsby, Hail Caesar! Bridget Jones’s Baby, Baby Driver, The Snowman, Darkest Hour, Victoria & Abdul and Entebbe.
Working Title’s upcoming slate includes, Mary Queen of Scots, directed by Josie Rourke starring Saoirse Ronan, Margot Robbie and Joe Alwyn, Radioactive, directed by Marjane Satrapi starring Rosamund Pike and Sam Riley, The Kid Who Would be King directed by Joe Cornish, starring Patrick Stewart and Rebecca Ferguson, Johnny English Strikes Again, directed by David Kerr starring Rowan Atkinson, and King of Thieves directed by James Marsh starring Michael Caine, Jim Broadbent, Ray Winstone and Tom Courtenay.