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Cary Elwes on Portraying Ned Irish in Sweetwater

Apr 17, 2023 03:43 PM EST
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FlickDirect's Senior Correspondent Allison Rose sits down with actor Cary Elwes to discuss his portrayal of real-life Knicks President and MSG owner, Ned Irish, in the new film Sweetwater. In this film, Elwes gives a stunning performance that tells the story of one of basketball's most influential figures.

Join us as we dive into the world of Sweetwater and explore the challenges of portraying a real-life figure. Elwes gives us a glimpse into the creative process, the research into the role, and what it was like working with Director Martin Guigui. This interview offers a unique perspective on the making of Sweetwater and the dedication it takes to bring history to life on the big screen. So sit back, relax, and join us as we delve into the world of Sweetwater with Cary Elwes.

FlickDirect, Allison   Rose

Allison Rose is a leading Senior Correspondent and Critic at FlickDirect, widely recognized in the industry. With a bachelor's degree in communications from Hofstra University, she has honed her skills in media and journalism. In addition to her work with FlickDirect, Allison is on the radio weekly on KRMS is News/Talk 97.5 FM 'The Ozarks In Morning Show' as a movie expert and on broadcast television, and a Tomatometer-Approved Critic. Affiliated with SEFCA, the Florida Film Critics Circle, the Online Film Critics Society, and the Society of Professional Journalists, Allison's dedication to her craft is well-reflected in her work. Her continuous commitment to the entertainment industry, both in broadcast and print, makes her an invaluable asset to FlickDirect and earns her respect among peers and readers alike.


Hall of Famer Nat "Sweetwater" Clifton makes history as the first African American to sign an NBA contract, forever changing how the game of basketball is played.

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MPAA Rating: PG-13
Genre: Biography, Drama
Running Time: 114 minutes
Distributed By: Briarcliff Entertainment

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