NEW YORK (AP) — The Toronto International Film Festival has unveiled most of its high-profile lineup, including the upcoming adaptation of Tracy Letts' "August: Osage County" and the WikiLeaks drama "The Fifth Estate."
Bill Condon's "The Fifth Estate," which stars Benedict Cumberbach as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, will open the festival. John Wells' "August: Osage County," which stars Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts, is among the 16 galas announced Tuesday.
Also to premiere at Toronto is the Nelson Mandela biopic "Long Walk to Freedom" and "The Railway Man," the World War II POW drama starring Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman.
The 38th Toronto Film Festival runs Sept. 5-15.