Netflix has begun rounding out the cast for its romantic comedy led by Lindsay Lohan Irish desirewith Ed Speleers (foreigner), Alexander Vlahos (Sanditon), Ayesha Curry (A black woman sketch show), Elizabeth Tan (Emilia in Paris) and Jane Seymour (The Kominsky method) signing for roles.
Director Janeen Damian’s film (Falling for Christmas) shoots Maddie as the love of her life gets engaged to her best friend, watching her put aside her feelings to be a bridesmaid at their wedding in Ireland. A few days before the couple get married, Maddie expresses a spontaneous desire for true love, only to wake up as the bride-to-be. With her dream seeming to come true, Maddie soon realizes that her true soul mate is someone else.
Irish desire was made as part of the creative partnership of two images of Lohan with Netflix. The project reunites Lohan and Janeen Damian, after their work together on the Netflix Christmas movie Falling for Christmas, whose release on the streamer is scheduled for November 10. Kirsten Hansen wrote the script. MPCA’s Brad Krevoy will produce alongside Riviera Films’ Michael Damian, with Amanda Phillips, Hansen, Jimmy Townsend and Vince Balzano serving as executive producers.
Speleers is a BAFTA Award nominee, best known for shift series, including foreigner, Hall of the Wolf And Downton Abbey. The actor has also been seen in films including Against the ice, The house Jack built, To breathe And Alice through the looking glassamong others.
Vlahos is another foreigner alum which was also seen in series as Sanditon, Versailles And Merlin.
Curry has appeared in series such as A black woman sketch show, The bold type, Stephen against the game And Dancers.
Tan’s TV credits include Emilia in Paris, The taking of Singapore, Best guy, Waterloo Road And Way of the Coronation. She is also featured in films such as Swing with the Finkels.
Seymour is an Emmy winner who has been seen in series as B positive, The Kominsky method, Joan the Virgin, Franklin & Bash, Smallville And Dr. Quinn, woman of medicine, among many others. Notable film credits include Friendship, The war with the grandfather, Sandy Wexler, Austenland, Crash wedding And Battlestar Galactica.
Speleers is represented by the Independent Talent Group (UK) and Paradigm; Vlahos of Katie Threlfall Associates (UK); CAA curry; Tan of Curtis Brown Group (UK); and Seymour of Innovative Artists and InterTalent Rights Group (UK).