A new rom-com titled Book of Love, starring Sam Claflin (The Hunger Games, Enola Holmes) and Veronica Echegui (Fortitude) has begun production.
The movie tells the story of Henry (Claflin), an author whose novel unexpectedly becomes a hit in Mexico despite failing everywhere else. When he travels to Mexico for his book tour, he discovers the translator of his book, Maria (Echegui), has transformed it into an erotic novel leaving him furious. Sparks fly when they are forced to embark on the book tour together.
The movie will be directed by Analeine Cal Y Mayor (The Boy Who Smells Like Fish) and is written by BAFTA and Emmy award-winning writer David Quantick (Veep). It is being produced by Sky and XYZ Films in association with Buzzfeed Studios.
The movie will be available exclusively on Sky Cinema (UK, Ireland, Germany, and Italy) from the end of 2021. International release will be handled by XYZ Films.