Movie Star

Account of AINSLEY DOWNS STUD, Te Kauwhata (As Agent).



Foaled 27th October 2017

Bay Filly



Branded: hvonbarnr sh; 18 over 7 off sh


Showcasing (GB)


Oasis Dream

Green Desert



Dancing Brave



Gone West




Theatrics (AUS)






Straight Strike

Theatre School

Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer



SHOWCASING (GB) (Bay 2007-Stud 2011). 2 wins at 2, York Gimcrack S., Gr.2. Leading NZ Sire of 2YOs in 2014-15. Sire of 513 rnrs, 304 wnrs, 32 SW. His SH-bred progeny inc SW Xpression (WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2), Showboy - Jade Fortune (H.K.), Cylinder Beach, Bit Lippy, Caorunn, Carnival, Be Bee, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Quiet Reflection (Royal Ascot Commonwealth Cup, Gr.1), Advertise, Prize Exhibit, etc.

1st dam

THEATRICS, by Lonhro. Placed. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a 2YO.

2nd dam

THEATRE SCHOOL, by Sadler's Wells. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister toSEA WAVE ,TAMURE , half-sister toLEND A HAND ,Emirates Champion , Janella (dam ofLIVEANDLETDIE ). Dam of 7 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Astley. Winner at 1400m, MRC Hyland Race Colours P.

Awi Acting. 4 wins at 2000m, 2100m, A$86,795, 2d ATC Mercure Kooindah Waters H., 3d ATC Tab.com.au H.

3rd dam

JANAAT, by Kris. Winner at 1½m in GB. Sister toTREFOIL (dam ofTREFULA ), half-sister toTHIRD WATCH ,THREE TAILS (dam ofSEA WAVE ,TAMURE ,THREE CHEERS ),MAYSOON ,RICHARD OF YORK ,Triagonal ,Triple Dancer , Triple Reef (dam ofTALENTED ). Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

LEND A HAND (Great Commotion). Champion 2YO Colt in Italy in 1997. Champion Older Miler in UAE in 1999. 8 wins-5 at 2-1200m to 1600m, in GB, Italy and U.A.E, Milan Gran Criterium,Gr.1 , York Duke of York S.,Gr.3 , Newbury Hungerford S.,Gr.3 , Nad Al Sheba Mile S.,L , 2dDeauville Prix Maurice de Gheest,Gr.1 , The Two Thousand Guineas,Gr.1 , Newmarket Challenge S.,Gr.2 , Hoppegarten Berlin Brandenburg Trophy,Gr.2 , 3d Goodwood Sussex S.,Gr.1 , Royal Ascot Cork & Orrery S.,Gr.2 . Sire.

Emirates Champion (Haafhd). 5 wins-1 at 2-1600m to 2200m in GB and U.A.E, Meydan CBD World Mastercard H., Golf World Cup H., Naaqoos H., 2d Meydan Ford Edge Trophy, 3d Istanbul Anatolia Trophy,L .

Double Deputy. 5 wins 1¼m to 2¾m, Doncaster Persimmon Homes H.

Janella. Unraced. Dam of-

LIVEANDLETDIE (Street Cry). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$304,255, VRC AR Creswick S.,L , Flight Lieutenant Peter Armytage H., Heron Bridge H., 4th VRC Straight Six H.,L , MRC Manfred S.,L .

Opulence. Unraced. Grandam of-

ARTLEE (Excellent Art). 6 wins 1200m to 1400m, A$449,545, Scone RC Luskin Star S.,L , ATC Country Championship Final, 3d BRC Victory S.,Gr.2 , BRC Sprint H.,Gr.3 , City Tatt's RC Lightning H.,L .

4th dam

TRIPLE FIRST , by High Top. 7 wins-4 at 2-at 1m, 1¼m, Goodwood Nassau S.,Gr.2 , Newmarket Sun Chariot S.,Gr.2 , York Musidora S.,Gr.3 , 3d Ascot Fillies Mile,Gr.3 , 4th The Oaks,Gr.1 , Yorkshire Oaks,Gr.1 , Royal Ascot Ribblesdale S.,Gr.2 . Dam of 14 foals, 13 to race, all winners, inc:-

THREE TAILS (Blakeney). Top filly on The 1986 Italian 2YO Free H. 4 wins-2 at 2-1600m to 2413m, £148,956, Milan Premio Dormello,Gr.2 . Producer.