Rising star Charlie Blackwood takes lead in Lionsgate’s horror “Matriarch”   Matriarch is a powerful horror / thriller starring talented British Actress Charlie Blackwood.  Matriarch has been purchased by several major film studios, including Lionsgate for USA release, Sony Pictures for German output and Sky for the UK. The film is currently available in the USA on DVD, digital, and ‘On Demand’ and will have its release in Europe in the Summer of 2019. Acting projects Taking the lead role in the film, Charlie Blackwood is a hugely talented British actress who trained at one of London’s top drama schools – Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, where she achieved a BA (Hons) degree in Acting. She made her professional stage debut in ‘Timon of Athens’ at The National Theatre, London, directed by Nicholas Hytner. She has worked with the BBC in “Great Expectations” (TV Mini-Series), The Royal Opera House, London and the National Theatre of Singapore.  Feature film “Matriarch” Photo credit: Oihane Molinero Matriarch is Charlie’s first lead role in a feature film and as such she is making a real stir in Hollywood with her performance as Rachel Hopkins.  One notable review demonstrates her achievement particularly lucidly: “Blackwood brings passion to her role of Rachel as she fights for the life of her child… and goes into each scene with a ferocity that clearly displays her character’s will to live. Her ability to plead and to continually struggle for her cause lends an incredible emotionality to the film, one that woul [...]

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