Tag Archives: Scott Rudin
Paramount Pictures has picked up the film rights to the upcoming Jeff VanderMeer sci-fi novel, set to be published next spring by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Scott Rudin is attached to produce through his Scott Rudin Productions with Eli Bush.
A woman in a ruined city of the future who is a scavenger of biotech, who finds a strange creature in the matted fur of a giant, psychotic bear named Mord that’s been terrorizing the city. The woman takes the creature home and slowly begins to bond with it against her best instincts.
Follows a venerated late-night talk show host who’s in danger of losing her long-running show right when she hires her first female writer.
Logline kept under wraps, but being described as “Die Hard in a hotel.”
A coming-of-age story about a group of teens in California in the ’90s learning about the ups and downs of life during their adolescence.
UPDATE (3.10.16): Imperative Entertainment wins the war for David Grann’s Killers of the Flower Moon with a massive $5 million bid, making this one of the richest book deals to go down in recent history. Imperative beat out an offer from Star Wars director JJ Abrams.
A massive bidding war is underway right now as some of Hollywood’s biggest players compete for the rights to Lost City of Z author David Grann’s upcoming Killers Of The Flower Moon. A-listers are attached and studios are swarming as the year’s biggest bidding war gets underway!
Chronicles the real-life 1920s mystery surrounding the suspicious deaths of several Osage Indians, who were at the time among the richest people on the planet. The story follows the twists and turns of the investigation that eventually became the first major case solved by J. Edgar Hoover’s brand new FBI.
Logline kept under wraps, but based on the award winning play by August Wilson.
It looks like the Little House on the Prairie movie has finally found a home at Paramount. The movie adaptation of the popular television series was in development at Sony in 2012. Now that it is in the hands of Paramount, it seems that the project is moving forward.
Eileen Dunlop divides her days between caring for her alcoholic father and dealing with juvenile delinquents as a secretary at a boy’s prison, but things get interesting when a new co-worker, Rebecca Saint John, starts to get her out of her rut.
Fox Searchlight has teamed with Scott Rudin to pick up one of the summer’s hottest mystery reads. The taut, suspenseful Eileen has been favorably compared to Gone Girl and has been pitched as The Girl on the Train meets To Die For.
Follows superhacker Lisbeth Salander and investigative journalist, Mikael Blomkvist as they find themselves at the center of a tangled web of spies, cybercriminals, and corrupt governments.
Despite the departure of Guillermo Del Toro, it’s now apparent that the Justice League Dark adaptation, otherwise known as Dark Universe, is moving forward under the guide of Scott Rudin.
Kept under wraps, but follows a young woman’s last year spent in Sacramento.
Logline: A depressed middle-aged volunteer police officer is living in the shadow of his mother, a highly praised retired officer. He decides to officially join the force after she passes away.
Logline: Follows a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in Nazi-occupied France as they both try to survive the devastation of World War II.
Logline: David Smith is giving his life for his art – literally. Thanks to a deal with Death, the young sculptor gets his childhood wish: to sculpt anything he can imagine with his bare hands. But now that he only has 200 days to live, deciding what to create is harder than he thought, and discovering the love of his life at the 11th hour isn’t making it any easier.