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Fighting with My Family

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Synopsis

Reformed gangster and former wrestler Ricky, his wife Julia, daughter Saraya and son Zak who make a living performing in tiny venues across the UK. Ricky and Julia want a better life for their children and when brother and sister get the chance to audition for the WWE, it seems the family dream is coming true and all their troubles will be solved. However, Saraya and Zak are about to learn that becoming a WWE Superstar demands more than they ever imagined possible as athletes and siblings.
Based on the true-life story of the Norwich wrestler “Rowdy” Ricky Knight and his wrestling family.

Details

Year
2018
Type of film
Features
Director
Stephen Merchant
Producer
Michael J. Luisi, Kevin Misher
Co-Producer
Jamie Elliott, Sandra McDermott, Ralph E. Portillo
Executive Producer
Andy Berman, Danny Garcia, Hiram Garcia, Dwayne Johnson, Stephen Merchant
Screenwriter
Stephen Merchant
Director of Photography
Remi Adefarasin
Production Designer
Nick Palmer
Principal Cast
Dwayne Johnson, Lena Heady, Nick Frost, Vince Vaughn, Florence Pugh, Jack Lowden, Daniel Stisen

Genre

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Last updated 18th April 2017

Production Company

US, UK coproduction

Film4 (UK), Misher Films (US), Seven Bucks Productions (US), WWE Studios (US)


Film4
124 Horseferry Road
London
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+44 (0)20 7306 5190
http://www.film4productions.com

Sales
Company

MGM Studios (US)