A Cut Above
It’s not unusual to get offered a cup of coffee and a chocolate digestive while you’re having your
haircut, but London salon Percy & Reeds have taken the refreshments concept to a whole new level. When you book
a morning appointment online , you’re invited to order in advance from a breakfast menu that includes hot
sandwiches, porridge, croissants and cereals. A choice of hot and cold beverages and newspaper, completes the
picture. Everything is outsourced and simply added to the clients bill.
In a competitive environment, anything that gives you an edge over
the competition can be extremely valuable. Is there an add-on service you can bolt on to your business which
will differentiate you from all your me-to competitors.
We are delighted to offer you a unique opportunity to invest in this
cutting edge, cheeky UK romantic comedy.
An undercover reporter is sent by his feminist, newspaper boss to do
a hatchet job on a mucky magazine. The girls, the glam and the sex are all there, but to his surprise it’s
his heart he ends up following, not his by-line.
TOP SHELF combines the humour of “The Hangover” with look and feel
of “Knocked Up” and the audience appeal of “There’s Something About Mary”.
Rom Coms are the most popular movie genre and the UK has always
performed excellently in this arena. Think “The Full Monty”, ”Love Actually”, “Borat”, “Mr Bean” and “Bridget
“Comedy is consistently the UK’s most popular genre with UK
audiences and took £222 million, accounting for 24% of the box office share.” Cinema Business, July
Writer Danny King is a successful novelist with eight books in print
of which half are optioned as movies. Has written a sitcom for the BBC, has another in development, two
feature scripts in pre-production and has two projects optioned by Hollywood producers David Matalan and Andy
Vanja who have between them been responsible for such legendary movies as “LA Confidential”, “The Terminator”
franchise and “Die Hard”.
TOP SHELF has already attracted huge industry interest as it is a
marketers dream and will attract a big name cast due the script, characters and out and out comedy
TOP SHELF offers some very attractive tax breaks, through the
Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS). 20% of the investment is taken from your tax bill, you can shelter
capital gains tax, which is very attractive since the recent rise to 28%, loss relief to limit the downside
and best of all: tax free profits.
Formosa Film’s current film, TWENTY8K, written by multi award
winning writer Paul Abbott (3 BAFTA's, 2 RTS Awards and an EMMY) and creator of “Shameless” and “State of
Play” (Ben Affleck and Russell Crowe) shoots at the end of this year. Parminder Nagra, star of “ER” and “Bend
it Like Beckham” taking the lead role.