Blue Fox Entertainment Nabs Legal Biopic ‘Saint Judy’ Starring Michelle Monaghan

Wood fought a tenacious battle both in and out of court, which culminated in arguments before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. law of asylum. Wood represented an Afghan woman who fled her home country after being persecuted by the Taliban for opening a school for girls. Against all odds, Ms. By winning the case, she changed the Law of Asylum nationwide, allowing women to be designated a protected class – saving the lives of not only her client but thousands of other female refugees. In a landmark case, Ms. The pic follows Judy, a single mother in her mid-30’s, who single-handedly changed the U.S.
The film was produced by Cannonball Production principals Paul Jaconi-Biery and Hanish. Surenkamp served as executive producers. Kelly Kahl, Alfred Molina, Gabriela Revila Lugo, and Jaime T.
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Directed by Sean Hanish, the pic also stars Leem Lubany, Common, Alfred Molina, Alfre Woodard, Peter Krause, Gabriel Bateman, Ben Schnetzer, Mykelti Williamson, Waleed Zuaiter, Kevin Chapman, and Aimee Garcia.
Blue Fox Entertainment has secured worldwide rights to Saint Judy, a biopic centered on immigration attorney Judy Wood starring Mission Impossible: Fallout star Michelle Monaghan. Blue Fox will launch international sales at the Toronto Film Festival and will release the film domestically early next year.
Dmitry Portnoy wrote the original screenplay.