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McG is set to produce an adaptation of Aaron Karo’s high school-set romance novel Galgorithm. The rom-com, which has been favorably compared to the works of John Green, has been pitched as Hitch meets high school.
Leading man Chris Hemsworth has possibly found his next franchise, as numerous sources report that the Thor and The Huntsmen star is circling hot spec Allan Quatermain. Sources also say that CAA is working to package the buzzy franchise-starter with an A-lister, Hemsworth being the prime candidate.
Cell 7 is set in a world where a reality TV show has replaced the criminal justice system. Written by YA author Kerry Drewery, the novel is an exciting new title on the rights market, presenting a powerful new look at the death penalty.
The crime thriller is inspired by Gomez-Rejon’s experiences growing up in Laredo, Texas. Waypoint Entertainment, the shingle behind Shane Black’s The Nice Guys and Gus van Sant’s The Sea of Trees, is producing.
It’s neck and neck this weekend between Bond and Brown as Spectre and The Peanuts Movie battle for the coveted top spot. Though Spectre didn’t perform as well as its predecessor Skyfall and has received mixed reviews, we’re betting that ole 007 has enough juice to carry in another win.
Broad Green Pictures is continuing their push into developing in-house projects, picking up John Lahr’s Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage Of The Flesh with sights to adapt. The biopic will center on the life of the famed playwright, who wrote iconic works such as A Streetcar Named Desire.