Preview: 'One Chance'

The latest KCET Cinema Series selection is "One Chance," the remarkable and inspirational true story of Paul Potts, a shy, bullied shop assistant by day and an amateur opera singer by night.

'One Chance' Screening Info:


  • Tuesday, December 10, 2013
    7:00 PM


  • Producer Mike Menchel


  • Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in North Hollywood
    5220 Lankershim Blvd.,
    North Hollywood, CA 91601

Please call (747) 201-5800 for information.

The synopsis:

Most people only dream about becoming a famous superstar, but against all odds one man from Wales did just that. This is the story of his journey.

Paul became an instant YouTube phenomenon after being chosen by Simon Cowell for 'Britain's Got Talent.' Wowing audiences worldwide with his phenomenal voice, Paul went on to win 'Britain's Got Talent' and the hearts of millions.

Fresh from celebrating his Tony Award-winning Broadway run in 'One Man, Two Guvnors', BAFTA winner James Corden stars as Paul Potts and is supported by an acclaimed ensemble cast that includes Julie Walters, Mackenzie Crook, Colm Meaney, Jemima Rooper, and rising star Alexandra Roach.

Directed by David Frankel and written by Justin Zackham, "One Chance" is produced by Mike Menchel, Brad Weston, Kris Thykier, Simon Cowell, and executive produced by Bob and Harvey Weinstein.


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