Angelina Jolie joins forces with Cartoon Saloon Kilkenny

Sean Keane

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Sean Keane

Angelina Jolie
Twice Oscar nominated animation company Cartoon Saloon, based in Kilkenny has pulled off a major coup. It has announced that it is joining forces with Angelina Jolie to co-produce its latest film, The Breadwinner. Jolie who is married to Brad Pitt will act as an executive producer on the upcoming feature film with her company, Jolie Pas Productions.

Twice Oscar nominated animation company Cartoon Saloon, based in Kilkenny has pulled off a major coup. It has announced that it is joining forces with Angelina Jolie to co-produce its latest film, The Breadwinner. Jolie who is married to Brad Pitt will act as an executive producer on the upcoming feature film with her company, Jolie Pas Productions.

The Breadwinner is based on the internationally acclaimed young adult novel of the same name by Canadian author, Deborah Ellis and will be directed by Nora Twomey (co-director of The Secret Of Kells) with screen story by Ellis and screenplay by Anita Doran.