The Current War Movie

We spotted a first official picture of Actor Benedict Cumberbatch as Thomas Edison in The Current War, the upcoming biography drama movie directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon based on a script by Michael Mitnick:

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The Current War Movie - Benedict Cumberbatch

Plot synopsis:
“Electricity titans Thomas Edison (Benedict Cumberbatch) and George Westinghouse (Michael Shannon) compete to create a sustainable system and market it to the American people.”

Besides Benedict Cumberbatch, the cast also includes Michael Shannon, Katherine Waterston, Tom Holland, Matthew Macfadyen, Tuppence Middleton, and Nicholas Hoult.

For those who need a refresher about Thomas Edison here’s an interesting video:

Thomas Edison – Mini Biography

The release date of the movie The Current War is set to December 22, 2017.

Stay tuned with us for more details.

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