JOHNNIE WALKER BLUE LABEL, the leading luxury Blended Scotch Whisky today launched on global release a short film starring actors Jude Law and Giancarlo Giannini. It is directed by British director Jake Scott, the film tells the story of a wager between two men striving for personal progress through the quest for a truly rare experience. ‘The Gentleman’s Wager’ sees Law in the role of a man who, despite having it all, challenges himself to strive for something he wants that money can’t buy.
Shot in The British Virgin Islands, Caribbean and London respectively, the story begins with Law and Giannini sipping JOHNNIE WALKER BLUE LABEL whisky on a truly unique hand-crafted boat as they look out across a stunning ocean seascape. We hear Law’s character state that he wants to buy the boat, but it is not for sale and the only way he can get it, is by putting on a truly unique performance. The wager begins.
Handsome Jude Law said of his part in the film, “The film is about improvement and progress and this is something I try to do in my work and my everyday life. I had to learn new skills shooting this film that combined with the places we visited and shot in, alongside working with Jake and with Giancarlo, made it a truly rare experience.”
‘The Gentleman’s Wager’ short film is available to view online now at http://www.youtube.com/johnniewalker. The ad is being distributed by Unruly.
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Written By: Tommy Lightfoot Garrett
Photographs are Courtesy: Johnny Walker
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