The Misfits Film: First Emirati-Hollywood Joint Production

  • Publish date: Wednesday، 09 June 2021
The Misfits Film: First Emirati-Hollywood Joint Production
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The anticipated film The Misfits, shot almost entirely in Abu Dhabi is due to be released on Thursday, June 10 and is the first Emirati-Hollywood joint production.

The films cast includes names such as Pierce Brosnan, Tim Roth, Jamie Chung and Nick Cannon.

Viewers can expect scenes around UAE Landmarks such as Abu Dhabi Corniche and Etihad Towers in the heist film.

The film is directed by Die Hard 2 filmmaker Renny Harlin and produced by FilmGate Productions and K Jam Media. 


Local talent includes Rik Aby, a full-time actor living in Abu Dhabi who has worked on several local and international productions, Ali Aburayya, the one driving Brosnan around the capital in the navy blue Lamborghini tax, Egyptian actor, Mohamed Hafez, who goes by Feez, and Emirati actor Majed AlZubaidi takes up the role of the prison’s surveillance officer.

Main Image: Movie Trailer Screenshot