Penguin Bloom will mark the return of Andrew Lincoln in a full-length feature film. He became a big star on TV and appeared on AMC’s post-apocalyptic zombie drama The Walking Dead. Lincoln played the lead for The Walking Dead and appeared in almost 8 seasons.
The show managed to become one of the most prominent TV series of the 21st century. The actor quit the show unexpectedly and left his fans heartbroken. There is news that the actor is all set to return in a movie trilogy of the series. It will be a continuing story of Rick Grimes on the big screen. Andrew Lincoln has joined hands to play a major role in a movie adaptation of Penguin Bloom.
About Penguin Bloom
Penguin Bloom is an adaptation of Bradley Trevor Grieve’s book that has the same name. The movie has been directed by Glendyn Ivin. The movie will feature the story of a photographer and his family who find hope and comfort. The photographer’s wife meets with an accident and struggles with paralysis.
Penguin Bloom was launched at the Toronto Film Festival in 2020 and will be released in the Australian theatres on January 21, 2021. It will be releasing in North America, the UK, France, and other countries of Asia on the 27th of January 2021. It will also be releasing on Netflix and Netflix has released an official trailer for the movie.
Penguin Bloom’s Plot and Trailer
Penguin Bloom is based on the book of Bradley Trevor Grieve and Cameron Bloom which is titled “Penguin Bloom.” The movie that has the same name follows the real-life story of Sam Bloom. The lead character is played by Naomi Watts. Sam’s life changes when she falls down from a balcony when she is on a family holiday in Thailand. She gets paralyzed from the chest and down. She is an outgoing traveler and struggles to adjust. Sam’s husband, Cameron Bloom, which is played by Andrew Lincoln struggle with Sam until they meet a new friend magpie chick who gives them hope and solace. Sam, has a great bonding with the little bird and discovers a new road to recovery.
Naomi Watts about Penguin Bloom
Naomi Watts revealed during an interview about how she felt great to play a character like Sam. She shared that she connected instantly with Bloom’s Family and talked with them while reading Sam’s journal. While talking about her feathered co-star the little bird, Naomi Watts shared that the bird was friendly and warm expect. She felt warmth and affection towards the bird.
Penguin Bloom: The Cast
Naomi Watts, who is known for playing roles in the movies King Kong and Ring, is playing the lead role of Sam Bloom, and Andrew Lincoln, is playing Sam Bloom’s Husband, Cameron Bloom. The supporting cast includes:
- Jacki Weaver (Bird and Widows) as of Jan Bloom
- Leeanna Walsman (Wentworth) as Kylie
- Lisa Hensley as Bron
- Griffin Murray-Johnston as Noah Bloom
- Felix Cameron as Rueben Bloom
- Abe Clifford-Barr as Oli Bloom.