Two films Demetri is involved in are released this autumn.
The first is the comedy AUSTENLAND directed by Jerusha Hess and based on the novel by Shannon Hale. Demetri plays the annoying ex-boyfriend, Jimmy, to Keri Russell’s Jane Hayes. This film premiered at Sundance and was picked up by Sony Classics.
The second film is Ron Howard’s RUSH that charts the 1970s rivalry between Formula One racers Niki Lauda and James Hunt. Demetri plays the intrepid American Journalist who follows the two racers through their gruelling competition. It’s the second time Demetri has worked with writer Peter Morgan, having also played The Strategist in his film, THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP.