Category Archives: Attachments
Ed Helms and Amanda Seyfriend-starring comedy The Clapper has added comedian Russell Peters to the cast. The project hails from Helm and Mike Falbo’s Pacific Electric banner.
William Eubank will sit in the director’s chair for the Fox aquatic thriller Underwater. The film comes from a 2015 Hit List spec by Brian Duffield.
Jeff Bridges is the latest to enlist in the Matthew Vaughn-directed Kingsman: The Golden Circle Over the weekend, the Academy Award-winning actor took to Twitter announcing that he will star in the sequel to the 2014 spy action flick.
Fox Searchlight has tapped Melissa McCarthy to star in Can You Ever Forgive Me? based on Lee Israel’s memoir. Marielle Heller is attached to direct.
Dwayne Johnson is set to play the “Man Of Bronze” in Shane Black’s Doc Savage adaptation from Sony Pictures. Johnson confirmed the casting via his Instagram account.
The Golden Globe-nominated actress is set to star in Universal’s Who Invited Her?, a comedy about a woman who invites herself to her male best friend’s bachelor party. She will produce alongside Reese Witherspoon and Bruna Papandrea.
Based on a true story, Above Suspicion follows a newly married star FBI agent that is assigned to an Appalachian mountain town in Kentucky. During his assignment he gets involved in an affair with a local woman who becomes his top informant.
Rosa Salazar has been tapped to take the lead in the adaptation of the Manga series Battle Angel Alita by Yukito Kishiro.
The Saturday Night Live alum joins Bruce Dern, James Earl Jones, Tammy Blanchard, Guillermo Diaz, Onata Aprile, Frank Whaley and Dwight Henry for the indie drama.
Broad Green Pictures announced today a title change for their sorority comedy Ain’t No Half Steppin’ and revealed its cast. Now called Step Sisters will star Megalyn Echikunwoke.
Jake Gyllenhaal’s Nine Stories is teaming up again with Bold Films on a feature adaptation of Jo Nesbo’s The Son. Denis Villeneuve is set to direct.
Mom’s Allison Janney and Modern Family’s Ed O’Neill are in negotiations to star in Once Upon a Time star Jennifer Morrison’s feature directorial debut.
Chris O’Dowd is the latest actor to join the cast of God Particle. Paramount’s J.J. Abrams-produced sci-fi thriller will be directed by Julius Onah.
The two will join Adam Driver and Seth Macfarlane in the heist film that follows two brothers who attempt a crime during a NASCAR race.
Kingsman star Colin Firth is in negotiations to join Matthias Schoenaerts in Kursk. The submarine disaster movie is based on Robert Moore’s books A Time To Die.
Mary J. Blige has been added to the all-star cast of Dee Rees’s post-World War II drama, Mudbound. The Grammy Award-winning singer joins Jason Mitchell, Jason Clarke, Garrett Hedlund and Carey Mulligan.
Academy Award winners Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz are in talks to star in Iranian director Asghar Farhadi’s forthcoming Spanish-language drama, which is being described as “a psychological thriller with a dash of Agatha Christie.”
The casting news comes fresh off the whitewashing controversy that Paramount was facing with the casting of Scarlett Johansson in the lead role of a story that features characters who are traditionally Japanese.
Mike Tyson is set to get back into fighting form for Kickboxer: Retaliation as a convict who is forced into the world of fighting while imprisoned.
STX is teaming up with Adam Sandler’s Happy Madison Productions to see the comedian write, produce, and star in an untitled animated feature.
Pop Media Holdings and Artention Films are bringing martial arts comedy Knockout Girls to the big screen. Arthur Anderson will helm the feature with a script from Olivia Briggs.
Shane Black is moving on from the action and comedy of The Nice Guys and heading into some stormy weather with Category 5. Black will produce the film that follows a group of thieves who plan to rob the island of an El Chapo-type before a huge storm hits.
Octavia Spencer and John Hawkes have been tapped to star in the Eshom Nelms and Ian Nelms-helmed Small Town Crime. The thriller has also added Anthony Anderson and Robert Forster to a cast.
Simon Pegg and Mike Myers are set to join Margot Robbie for the Vaughn Stein-directed noir-thriller, Terminal. Max Irons and Dexter Fletcher have also joined the cast.
Master of horror, John Carpenter, has signed on to executive produce the latest installment of the classic Halloween franchise.
Rebel Wilson has been tapped to star in an untitled romantic comedy for New Line. The project is currently searching for a director.
Lori Evans Taylor has sold an untitled micro-budget thriller pitch to Sony Pictures. Akiva Goldsman has signed on to produce.
Fox 2000 is in talks to acquire the life rights to Dare Divas, a group of women inspiring the internet by living life to the fullest. Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers are in talks to produce through their banner Shondaland.
Jeff Bridges and Taylor Kitsch have been tapped to join Summit Entertainment’s untitled firefighter film. The two will join Josh Brolin, Miles Teller and James Badge Dale.
Stand-up comedian Adeel Akhtar is joining the cast of The Big Sick. The film stars Silicon Valley‘s Kumail Nanjiani with Judd Apatow producing.