Derby actor to introduce film

Derby actor Jack O’Connell will be introducing a screening of the film Private Peaceful in QUAD in Derby on Sunday November  11 , which is Remembrance Sunday.

Private Peaceful (12A) is based on the novel by Michael Morpurgo, whose book War Horse was also successfully adapted for the big screen.

The film is also set during World War I in the fields of Devon and on the battlefields of Flanders.

George MacKay takes the lead role of Tommo Peaceful as he navigates the pressures of family, shared love for the same girl as his brother Charlie, as well as the horrors of war.

Derby’s Jack O’Connell stars as Charlie Peaceful, along with a cast which includes Richard Griffiths, John Lynch, Frances De La Tour and Maxine Peake.

Jack O’Connell will be introducing Private Peaceful  at 6:15pm, the film also screens in QUAD on Friday November 9 and Monday  November 12. Tickets are: £7.40 and £5.75 concessions.

To book seats or for more information, please call QUAD box office on 01332 290606 or go to