Jane Austen Society of North America, Southwest Region
Although Austen only completed 11 chapters of Sanditon, a 28-episode multiplatform series has fleshed out the story and a full-length feature is currently in development.
Left: Charlotte Rampling stars as Lady Denham in the upcoming Sanditon, now in production
Right: Kyle Walters (Edward Denham) and Allison Paige (Gigi Darcy) in Pemberley Digital’s
Welcome to Sanditon
Sanditon (in production)
Production on the first feature adaptation of Austen’s unfinished novel Sanditon was announced in 2015. Director Jim O’Hanlon previously directed the 2009 mini series version of Emma and screenwriter Simon Reade previously adapted Pride and Prejudice for the stage.
Director: Jim O’Hanlon
Screenplay: Simon Reade
Charlotte Rampling (Lady Denham)
Welcome to Sanditon (2013)
Set in a California beach town, this 28-episode, multiplatform adaptation of Austen’s unfinished novel Sanditon is a production of Pemberley Digital, which created The Lizzie Bennet Diaries and Emma Approved.
Directors: Bernie Su and Joshua Caldwell
Writers: Jay Bushman, Margaret Dunlap, Alexandra Edwards and Kate Rorick
Allison Paige (Gigi Darcy)
Lenne Klingaman (Clara Breton)
Kyle Walters (Edward Denham)
Joel Bryant (Tom Parker)
Vaughn Wilkinson (Beau Griffiths)
Vanessa Lee Chester (Letitia “Griff” Griffiths)
Daniel Vincent Gordh (William Darcy)
Matt Pascua (Sidney Parker)