The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
In the early 1960s, CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin participate in a joint mission against a mysterious criminal organization, which is working to proliferate nuclear weapons.
London: Friday 7th August 2015 – Somerset House, Strand, London
New York: Monday 10th August 2015 – Ziegfeld Theatre, 54th Street, NY
Directed: Guy Ritchie
Starring: Henry Cavill, Alicia Vikaner, Armie Hammer
- Before the role as Napoleon Solo went to Henry Cavill; George Clooney, Ryan Gosling, Robert Pattison, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Chris Pine, Bradley Cooper, Jon Hamm, Leonardo Dicaprio and more were all considered for the lead male role.
- George Clooney had to drop out of the film due to health problems involving a back injury.
- Filming locations included the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich and Victoria Docks, London and Goodwood Motor Racing Circuit in West Sussex, UK.
- The film was originally set for a release in January 2015 however; Warner Bros pushed the release date back for an August 2015 release.
- The film adaptation has been in the works for over a decade.
Behind The Scenes
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