After spending a few years in the hands of Mark Wahlberg at Universal, The Hacker Is Watching has made its way to Fox where Nina Jacobson is set to produce. The thriller is based on the 2012 GQ article by David Kushner.
It was a banner day on the spec market, as three major sales went down. The Jennifer Lawrence-Adam McKay pitch Bad Blood was the first to find a home, followed closely by Moonfall from director Roland Emmerich and Mary from Anthony Jaswinski.
Aaron Sorkin is an incredibly talented guy. He has an inimitable style, which is what got him to where he is. It’s just that his work has gone to a level of sameness and self indulgence that can no longer be ignored.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens director J.J. Abrams is set to produce Beta, from a script by Now You See Me screenwriter Ed Solomon. Abrams will produce through his Bad Robot banner for Paramount.
Sony and Marvel plan a Spider-Man universe and Channing Tatum brings back Step Up. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.
Logline: Story is being pitched as a big sci-fi twist on The Firm, and centers on a young lawyer/recruit who is tasked to help the firm defend a Treaty as old as civilization itself, which is set to expire.
Ghostbusters is projected at a $40 to $50 million opening, which is a best for director Paul Feig, but is it enough to make Sony happy?
Powerhouse YouTube channel and brand Smosh has announced their first-ever live sketch show to debut later this summer. The show will feature 4-5 skits, a dance number, and special guests.
Pop Weekly’s Lauren Gallaway breaks down the news that Darth Vader is set to return in Rogue One, while Spider-Man: Homecoming continues to expand the cast as production gets underway. Plus, the Saturn Awards, the TCA nominees, and more!
When Rebecca left home, she thought she left her childhood fears behind. Growing up, she was never really sure of what was and wasn’t real when the lights went out and now, a frightening entity with a mysterious attachment to their mother, Sophie, has reemerged.
Seth Meyers recently sat down with the Ghostbusters star to watch the latest episode of Game of Thrones and now we want to watch every episode with her.
Keep up with what’s happening in the industry with the inside information on who’s getting hired, promoted, and let-go. Starz upped two vets, HBO lost a long-time comedy exec to Amazon, OddLot continues to bolster its exec talent, and more!
A round-up of this week’s Film and TV industry internships. Angry Films, CSP Studios, and many more are all looking for interns!
A round up of this week’s Film and TV industry jobs! Starz, The Splat, We Are The Mighty, and more are all looking for new hires!
Based on a true story, the film follows police detective Tom Jensen and his 20-year hunt for Gary Ridgway, who was also known as the Green River Killer. Ridgway was convicted of 49 murders in the Seattle area during the ’80s and ’90s.
After heating up the spec market and garnering attention from studios like Sony and Fox, Roland Emmerich’s sci-fi spec Moonfall has landed at Universal Pictures.
When an asteroid hits the moon, an unlikely band of misfits must come together to travel to the moon and harness the alien technology left behind to stop it from colliding with the earth.
The Shallows scribe Anthony Jaswinski is having a pretty good month. Not only is his shark thriller hitting theaters this weekend, but his spec Mary has just been bought by Tooley Productions in a competitive situation, with several buyers circling the red hot script.
Pithed as The Shining meets The Conjuring on a boat, centers on a struggling family who buys an old ship a with the hopes of starting a charter business, only to discover its horrifying secrets on the isolated open waters.
Alice Braga is perfect as Teresa Mendoza in Queen of the South, the brilliant thriller from USA.
In the series premiere of Thirteen, Ivy Moxam escapes her kidnapper after thirteen years of captivity. But as she quickly discovers, rebuilding her interrupted life may be next to impossible.
Orange is the New Black ends its excellent but upsetting fourth season with a shocking, tragic death and the beginnings of a dangerous prison riot.
After a heated bidding war, Oscar-winner Adam McKay’s pitch Bad Blood has landed at Legendary Pictures with Universal set to distribute.
Story is based on embattled medical company Theranos and its 32 year-old founder Elizabeth Holmes.
California-based production company looking for an east coast presence (NY or DC) to develop and sell. Position requires a monthly trip to California required, but most of work will be done back east.
CNBC Prime is searching for a director of marketing to develop and execute consumer marketing campaigns for individual primetime shows.
The Director of Sales will oversee revenue growth from Broadcast & Direct Response Agencies, Production Houses & Content Producers.
We are seeking a full-time Senior Account Executive to primarily handle live attractions and sports clients. With 5+ years of agency experience, you’ll be ready to dive into the day-to-day maintenance of your client base.