THUNDERBIRDS stars Bill Paxton (Spy Kids 2, Titanic, Twister) as Jeff Tracy, Sophia Myles as Lady Penelope (Nicholas Nickleby, Mansfield Park), Ron Cook (Chocolat) as her chauffeur Parker and Sir Ben Kingsley (Sexy Beast, Rules of Engagement) as the Hood.
Based on Gerry Anderson’s hit British TV series of the 1960’s THUNDERBIRDS the movie is directed by Jonathan Frakes (Star Trek: Insurrection, Star Trek: First Contact, Clockstoppers) from a script by William Osborne, (The Scorpion King) and produced by Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner and Mark Huffam.
Produced by Working Title, which numbers among its recent successes ‘Bridget Jones’s Diary’, ‘About A Boy’ and ‘Notting Hill’, THUNDERBIRDS will be the company’s biggest production to date.
Release Date: Summer 2004
Running Time: TBC