At A Glance
Game, set and match to Borg vs. McEnroe director Janus Metz who triumphantly captures not only a golden era of tennis, but crucially two personalities who dominated tennis in 1980, Björn Borg and John McEnroe.
Directed by Janus Metz
Written by Ronnie Sandahl
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye
2017, 107 minutes
In UK Cinemas 22nd September
Sverrir Gudnason as Björn Borg
Shia LaBeouf as John McEnroe
Stellan Skarsgård as Lennart Bergelin
Borg vs. McEnroe - UK Premiere
Premiere Scene’s Claire Bueno and Anthony Bueno were in the company of champions, actors Stellan Skarsgård and Sverrir Gudnason, and Janus Metz as they attend the UK Premiere of the knockout tennis film Borg vs McEnroe.
Join us as we ask Sverrir Gudnason about the work involved in portraying Swedish tennis World Champion Björn Borg, Stellan Skarsgård about playing Borg’s coach and also for Wimbledon Champion Lennart Bergelin and director Janus Metz about the emotionally charged film that is much more about the personalities behind the adversaries.