Scottish actor Brian Cox to appear at screenings of Churchill in Sydney and Melbourne

Iconic stage, TV and film actor Brian Cox (Bourne films, Braveheart, Planet of the Apes, Doctor Who) is set to make an appearance down under later this month for the release of Churchill, directed by Australian Jonathan Teplitzky (The Railway Man),

Cox will be appearing at screenings of Churchill in Sydney and Melbourne, ahead of the film’s nationwide release on June 8.

Churchill follows the prolific Sir Winston Churchill during the most important and difficult time in his life – the carnage and chaos of World War II in 1944.  Supported by his wife Clementine (Miranda Richardson), Churchill must find the strength to become the father of a nation that is almost on the brink of defeat.

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More details regarding Brian Cox’s appearances at the advance screenings will be released soon.

Churchill will be released in Australian cinemas on June 8 and is distributed by Transmission Films.