Maggie Grace is set to reprise her role in the third and final installment of the Taken movie franchise. Grace, who played star Liam Neeson’s daughter in the first two movies, is the first cast member with a deal in place to rejoin Neeson in the 20th Century Fox/EuropaCorp threequel, which eyes start of filming at the end of the month.
Separately, Californication alumna Grace has been tapped as the female lead opposite Charlie Cox in CBS‘ untitled Wall Street drama pilot, executive produced by John Cusack. Set in the world of Wall Street power and money, the project centers Jackson (Grace), a smart, sophisticated, Wall Street hedge fund trader. Grace will play Jaime, a newly hired in-house legal counsel at the hedge fund who is smart, ambitious, savvy and has a conscience. The actress was able to close a deal after a lengthy negotiation that involved synching up the dates of the pilot and Taken 3. The pilot will be directed by Niels Arden Oplev from a script by Taylor Elmore and Ben Cavell based on a story the two co-wrote with Cusack and Kevin McCabe. Grace, repped by UTA, Wishlab and Jackoway Tyernan, will next be seen in the features We’ll Never Have Paris and About Alex.
Second Set of Short Films will Star Adam Brody, Maggie Grace, Jason Patric, Amy Madigan and Bill Pullman and Premiere Wednesday, March 12 at 10 p.m.
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., February 19, 2014 – DIRECTV has announced the cast of the second set for films in ten x ten, the series of 10 shorts written, directed and produced by Neil LaBute (The Shape of Things, In the Company of Men) exclusively for DIRECTV’s Audience Network.
Each of the 10 minute films features one actor telling their story directly to the viewer — in effect breaking the fourth wall. The second set of five films, which recently wrapped production in Los Angeles, will star Adam Brody (Some Girls), Maggie Grace (Taken; Taken 2), Jason Patric (Your Friends and Neighbors), Amy Madigan (Gone Baby Gone) and Bill Pullman (While You Were Sleeping). Each film explores the nature of human relationships, specifically themes of love and lust, told by characters at different stages in their lives. Brody portrays a young man bemoaning his impending hair loss and talking about his ‘ideal’ woman. Grace’s character is a woman talking about a friend who was killed in a car accident while texting her boyfriend. Patric embodies a man recounting the tale of a fight between parents that he was involved in at a little league game. Madigan plays a woman confessing to slowly having lost her will to live and asks a visitor for some spiritual help. Pullman becomes a man considering the ever-changing culture around him and his evolving views on love and life
The first set of films star Frederick Weller (In Plain Sight, The Good Wife), Jenna Fischer (The Office), Louisa Krause (Martha Marcy May Marlene, Young Adult), Richard Kind (Luck, Burn Notice, Curb Your Enthusiasm) andJudith Light (Other Desert Cities, Assembled Parties). Weller’s character is a man who relays the story of an encounter he had with a woman sitting next to him on a flight. Fisher portrays a woman telling about the abuse she suffered at the hands of her husband and about her new life partner. Krause’s character is a young woman who discusses the way in which she takes control of her sexual destiny. Kind portrays a man discussing his feelings about his long-time marriage and his views on same-sex marriage as well. Light becomes a woman remembering the ‘man who got away’ while discussing her former marriage and her new boyfriend.
ten x ten is DIRECTV’s second collaboration with LaBute, who previously wrote the Full Circle, which aired exclusively on Audience Network this past fall. ten x ten reflects Audience Network’s commitment to offer quality, exclusive and original programming to its customers. ten x ten is executive produced by LaBute, Andrew Carlberg and Tim Harms.
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Taken star, Maggie Grace wore a beautiful black lace gown by Mac Duggal on the Red Carpet at The Weinstein Company & Netflix’s 2014 Golden Globes After Party at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 12, 2014. She looked flawless and definitely turned heads in this ultra flattering Mac Duggal number. Maggie is the perfect example of ultimate Hollywood glamour!
Lots of incredible fashions graced the red carpet at the 71st Annual Golden Globes Awards. There’s no way that you could miss out on the many fabulously long skirts and amazing bodices embellished with lots of added features. But our favorite of the night had to be Maggie Grace’s elegant style.
Taken star, Maggie Grace, looked totally beautiful in Mac Duggal’s iconic black lace gown on the red carpet at the Weinstein Company & Netflix’s 2014 Golden Globes After Party at The Beverly Hilton Hotel. She is the perfect example of ultimate Hollywood glamour and she looked radiant on the red carpet.
Although this beautiful gown has been seen before on the red carpet, pageant stage, and runway, Maggie effortlessly wore Mac Duggal Style 61041R with elegance and beauty. This gown is often chosen for its versatility and flowing chiffon skirt that gracefully moves across the floor for a grand entrance. The form fitting bodice and lace sheer illusion detailing totally show off your curves for a fantastic look! Shimmering rhinestones shower the bodice for the final touch that truly sparkles for those dazzling women walking the red carpet.
There is no doubt that this Mac Duggal dress is the most popular of all time. And it’s not hard to see why! It’s been seen on dozens of occasions, but we can’t wait to see where it shows up next. Will it be you?