Starring: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Kate Ashfield
Directed By: Edgar Wright
Shaun (Popular British standup comedian-turned-actor Pegg, Band of Brothers, 24 Hour Party People), is an ambitionless electronics store employee. When the dead rise in London and cause a full zombie apocalypse, Shaun is forced into action to rescue his mother and girlfriend, Kate Ashfield (This Little Life, Late Night Shopping, The Low Down). Pegg co-wrote the movie with Edgar Wright, and this British "zom-rom-com" bagged the Saturn Award® for Best Horror Film, the Bram Stoker Award®, and the British Independent Film Award® for Best Screenplay. It also propelled Pegg's popularity as a comedian in the U.K. to new heights, winning him the Peter Sellers Award® for Comedy.