Category Archives: Breaking News
Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard are confirmed to star in what will be the fifth installment of the blockbuster franchise, with World director Colin Trevorrow and Derek Connolly penning the script. Steven Spielberg will return as executive producer, while Frank Marshall will serve as producer.
The Collector is being offered the chance to play the big bad in eighth installment of the franchise.
Writer of new Steve Carell starrer and former Hit List and Black List writer sees his latest spec heading into studios with big names attached.
Streaming shows are taking the awards by storm, and Comedy Central is feeling more love this year.
The pick-up marks one of the first under Fox’s deal, which gives the studio first-look on any stories published by the online venture, and those written by founders Davis and Joshuah Bearman. The Epic Magazine article centers on Italian gentleman thief Vincenzo Pipino.
Originally published in June in the New York Times Magazine, the article centers on the true story of when an army of well-paid “trolls” wreaked havoc all around the Internet and in real-life American communities from a nondescript office building in Russia.
Hot up-and-coming Ukrainian director Myroslav Slaboshpytskiy has signed with Lee Stobby of Lee Stobby Entertainment on the heels of his award-winning Cannes debut, which has been met with universal critical acclaim and over thirty prestigious awards across the festival circuit.
Adam Sandler and Hasbro are hoping that the third time’s the charm as they set the long-gestating Candy Land movie at Warner Bros. The comedic fantasy/adventure, which follows Sandler and his family navigating through the confectionery kingdom in order to return home, was formally at Sony.
Firth and Oliver Kramer will produce for Raindog, with Firth likely looking to star. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel scribe Ol Parker is set to adapt the story, which originally appeared on the popular program This American Life, hosted by Ira Glass.
The high-concept revenge pic, which is being pitched as Taken meets The Purge, is set in a future where an eye for an eye is law and a victim is granted 24 hours to take revenge against someone who murders their loved one.
The nonfiction release, fully titled One Man Against The World: The Tragedy of Richard Nixon, uses previously unreleased declassified documents to shed light on the Nixon presidency and construct a factual narrative of who the former president truly was.
Pascal’s budding shingle began when the former Sony Pictures chairman announced that she would be stepping down to produce, with the new venture focusing on film, television, and theater.
Follows an American journalist sent to Japan to cover a martial-arts competition, who becomes obsessed with finding a beautiful geisha pursued by both the Yakuza and a secretive religious organization, all centered around the mysterious demise of a B-movie director.
Lansky has had his work appear in numerous publications, including New York magazine, The Atlantic, Cosmopolitan, Esquire, Billboard, The Huffington Post, Out, Grantland, and MTV.com.
The novel follows an aging heiress of a prominent, wealthy American family who must come to terms with her clan’s dark legacy and the corrupting nature of wealth as long-buried lies and secrets bubble to the forefront.
The first book follows socially awkward sixth grader Nate Bannister as he recruits his classmate Delphine to help reverse one of his scientific experiments gone wrong: a dinosaur-sized invisible cat.
Caitlin Parrish and Erica Weiss have signed a three-year development deal with Warner Bros. Television to option their original pilot, Red Line
Set for publication on August 11th, 2015 via Henry Holt and Co., the chilling novel centers on a young wife who takes on a new job at an enigmatic organization that pits her against the dark machinations of the universe.
In two days, the macabre report made national headlines and has already captivated Hollywood interest. I’m hearing that in a mad scramble to be the first out of the gate, several packages are being shopped all over town.
The series follows a young Alexander the Great as he discovers his fated role in conquering the free world and resurrecting the four ancient lines of blood magic, aided by his long-lost twin sister, Katerina.
The novel, set to be published in early 2016 by HarperCollins, is an epic, genre-bending, and transformative new series that re-imagines World War II with female soldiers fighting on the front lines, following three different teenagers as they enlist for their own personal reasons.
The novel centers on three teenagers who are stranded on an island where day and night last 14 straight years at a time. As they try to escape, the friends confront terrifying hazards, unexpected transformations, and uncomfortable truths.
New Line optioned the acclaimed memoir in September, with Toby Emmerich, Andrea Johnston, and Richard Brener overseeing. Witherspoon’s Standard is now in the fold, working to lock a scribe to adapt the inspirational story.
In his intensely personal memoir, Kozol tells the story of his father, a renowned neurological disorder specialist, who, at the onset of Alzheimer’s disease, was able to narrate his own slow descent into dementia.
Fox 2000 and Temple Hill Entertainment are developing a romantic comedy based on a story by Fault In Our Stars hemler Josh Boone. The deeply funny/emotional love story has been pitched as Bridget Jones’ Diary with elements of Jerry Maguire in the mix.
Originally conceived as a potential plot for a Jack Ryan sequel, the project will now stand on its own as a feature thriller exploring the concept that if someone is able to obtain an individual’s DNA, then it is possible to create a personalized virus that will only effect that specific individual.
The novel, which has been compared to 500 Days of Summer, follows the story of Alison, who heads to Hollywood from the Midwest to pursue her dreams of being an actress, leaving the love of her life Kyle behind.