Author Archives: Jeff Sneider
The beloved magazine will return to print as a collectible quarterly this Halloween, and the deal also includes the assets and trademarks to out-of-print publications such as Starlog and Gorezone.
From Glee to American Horror Story to American Crime Story, this is one producer who knows what he’s doing… and now he’s going to do it for Netflix. Look out, world!
Is it Black Panther director Ryan Coogler, A Wrinkle in Time director Ava DuVernay, or someone else entirely? Either way, change could be coming to a galaxy far, far away sooner than you think.
Emily Blunt stars opposite her husband John Krasinski in Paramount’s thriller A Quiet Place, which could make some noise this April. Also, see the new trailer for Jennifer Lawrence’s steamy thriller Red Sparrow.
Ron Howard directed the big-budget origin story, which co-stars Woody Harrelson, Thandie Newton and Paul Bettany, and remains on schedule for a May 25 release.
Based on the bestselling novel by Nick Hornby, Juliet, Naked is a comic account of life’s second chances. Jesse Peretz directed from a script by Tamara Jenkins, Jim Taylor and Evgenia Peretz.
Towards the end of the episode, the guys delve into the Dumbledore drama that had the internet up in arms this week, and Jeff also reveals some of his favorite films from Sundance.
The fast-rising Australian actor discusses the audition process with Ryan Murphy, why he admires actors like Cilliany Murphy and Richard Jenkins, and why he’s wary of social media.
Like Sundance before it, female filmmakers are well represented at SXSW, and a quick glance at the lineup reveals such potential gems as Julia Hart’s Fast Color starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Lynn Shelton’s Outside In starring Jay Duplass, and Hannah Marks and Joey Power’s Shotgun starring Maika Monroe.
Roughly 40-45 percent of the Paramount film has already been shot, but the crew has been told to find other work, since production is unlikely to resume for another five months, if not longer.
Several scripts have already been written about Christa McAuliffe and the crew of the Challenger, as well as the Rogers Commission, which was formed by the government to investigate the disaster, but no one has ever written a script about Bob Ebeling and Roger Boisjoly, whose story is fascinating in its own right.
While at Sundance, Groth helped champion acclaimed titles such as Whiplash, Fruitvale Station, Hard Eight, Pi, Memento and Napoleon Dynamite.
Boots Riley’s directorial debut stars Get Out‘s Stanfield as an Oakland-based telemarketer who discovers a magical key to professional success, which propels him into a macabre universe.
Craig William Macneill directed from a script by Bryce Kass, and Sevigny produced the film with Naomi Despres and Liz Destro.
Julius Onah directed Bad Robot’s sci-fi movie, which boasts a strong international cast including David Oyelowo, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Chris O’Dowd, Daniel Bruhl, Elizabeth Debicki and Zhang Ziyi.