United International Pictures, Universal Pictures and Working Title Films are delighted to announce the release date of 26th September 2003 for the highly-anticipated film NED KELLY.
Set in the late 19th century, the film is based on the true story of bushranger Ned Kelly whose bitter feud with the State of Victoria and her corrupt police force erupted into a conflict that sent shockwaves throughout the British Empire.
Outlawed by a society that refused to accept him, Kelly formed a close group of outlaws known as the Kelly Gang and staged a series of daring bank robberies. Hailed as the leader of a movement, Kelly’s shoot out with the police triggered a massive manhunt that turned him into a folk hero and legend.
Continue reading: Ned Kelly - Cast Interviews
Many ticket-holders couldn't get into the O2 Arena show on Tuesday night (September 19th) because they didn't bring photo ID to match their booking.
An album re-release, a new song and a documentary mark the singer's legacy this year.
The actor plays the titular hero in the forthcoming adaptation.