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NORA (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM Nora, a trophy wife desperate to hold on to her husband travels to the Hamptons for the summer with her young daughter, while she waits for him to join her, the brother of her live in babysitter appears on her doorstep endangering the life she has created.

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THE FASTEST GAME (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM Miami, 1975. A true story in the vein of American Hustle, The Fastest Game follows Ronnie Weiss, a law school graduate primed to start his life, who’s suddenly saddled with his late-father’s enormous gambling debt and thrust into a world he’s desperately tried to avoid. To climb out of the hole and escape a notorious Miami Beach bookie, Ronnie and his childhood friend devise a betting system that exploits the glamorous, high-stakes sport of Jai Alai, making millions of dollars and enemies of the Boston Mob and Federal Government in the process.

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THE ARENA (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM Details a modern day meeting between President Nixon and Hunter S. Thompson.

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THE BRIDE (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM When her fiance won’t introduce her to his family, a young bride-to-be takes the initiative to meet her future in-laws, soon finding herself at the center of a terrifying family curse.

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WINK (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM A daughter takes over her mother’s social media profiles to help find her a boyfriend.

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DRAGGED INTO SUNLIGHT (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM Desperate to put together a masterpiece painting, Dezzy turns to a new drug called “Diablo”, which soon proves to come with a deadly price to pay.

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FIELD TRIP (PITCH)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM A group of middle school teachers are on an extended field trip, but a night out drinking causes them to accidentally lose one of the children in their class.

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DRUDGE (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM DRUDGE is a commentary on contemporary politics and journalism told through the incredible and unlikely rise of Matt Drudge from the Clinton Administration into the Trump Presidency.

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THE THROWDOWN (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM The story looks at gentrification and the culture clash around food when two Latina American cousins from the Bay Area find themselves fighting over an inherited rundown restaurant and the one thing that originally brought their families together — their late grandfather’s family recipes.

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UNTITLED EMILIA SERRANO COMEDY PROJECT (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM A cultural coming-of-age story about a career-driven Latina American during her “double quinceañera” — celebrated at age 30 because she missed having her first quinceñera at 15. She invites her parents, best friends, and brazen married cousin to a work trip disguised as a double quince, inviting trouble that could jeopardize her job and her relationships.

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TRADING IN STARVATION (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMCollecting stories about the political commodity of water and food in third-world countries and how a people either are fed or starve depending on whatever entity is in control.

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Jake Gyllenhaal to Star in Thriller “Welcome to Vienna” for Focus Features

Jake Gyllenhaal ExcerptThe Oscar-nominated actor will also produce the adaptation of Kevin Wignall’s upcoming novel To Die in Vienna under his production company Nine Stories.

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George Clooney, “Spotlight” Producers Team for “Trading in Starvation” at Focus Features

FocusExcerpt The drama is inspired by a number of different stories that piece together a narrative about starvation in third world countries.

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“Avengers: Infinity War” Star Sebastian Stan Lands Lead in Leonardo DiCaprio-Produced “Beat the Reaper” (Exclusive)

Beat the ReaperBased on the excellent book by Josh Bazell that was adapted by Billions creators Brian Koppelman and David Levien, the story follows a young ER doctor whose life is upended when a patient recognizes him from his past life as a mafia hitman.

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Rami Malek, Kumail Nanjiani, Octavia Spencer, Marion Cotillard Join Voice Cast for Robert Downey Jr.’s “Voyage of Doctor Dolittle”

DoctorDolittleVoiceCasting2Directed by Stephen Gaghan (Syriana), production for the Universal release has already begun in London with Downey joined by Antonio Banderas, Michael Sheen, Harry Collett and Jim Broadbent.

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Starz Orders Gregg Araki, Steven Soderbergh Comedy Series “Now Apocalypse”

ArakiSoderberghThe surreal L.A.-based coming-of-age comedy is written by author and Vice.com sex columnist Karley Sciortino, and it follows Araki directing a number of episodes of the Soderbergh-produced Red Oaks series for Amazon.

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TV Casting Round-Up (03.22.18) – Jerry O’Connell to Play Sheldon’s Brother on “Big Bang Theory” and More…

jerry o'connellThe Big Bang Theory is continuing to add to Sheldon’s family in adulthood with Jerry O’Connell joining the show for a guest-starring role as Sheldon’s brother, Georgie. The character appears on the spin-off series Young Sheldon played by Montana Jordan. All this and more on today’s TV casting round-up.

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TV Casting Round-Up (03.20.18) – Sinbad and Jessica Moore Tapped to Star in Fox Comedy “Rel”

sinbadActor-comedian Sinbad is headed to the small screen for Fox’s comedy pilot Rel. Joining him is Jessica “Jess Hilarious” Moore who replaces previously cast Angel Laketa Moore. All this and more on today’s TV casting round-up.

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Kathy Bates, Sarah Paulson, & Evan Peters to Return for Season 8 of “American Horror Story”

american horror storyKathy Bates did not appear in the last season as she was in the midst of filming her Netflix comedy series Disjointed. Bates and Sarah Paulson have both received Emmy wins for their team ups with executive producer Ryan Murphy in the past.

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TV Casting Round-Up (03.19.18) – Jenna Dewan Tatum, Stellan Skarsgård, and Emily Watson Board Projects and More…

jenna dewan tatumJenna Dewan Tatum has joined Fox’s untitled musical drama and Ving Rhames has booked a series regular role in the reboot of Cagney & Lacey. All this and more on today’s TV casting round-up.

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HOW THE GIRL GUIDES WON THE WAR (Film Rights)

Film Rights - 2015 (database listings)Set in WWII Britain, it deals with the women who were considered crucial after the Blitz occurred, becoming a movement that lifted morale across the country.

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MacLachlan, Dillon, Cardellini and Narducci Join Tom Hardy in Al Capone Biopic “Fonzo”

FonzoCastingWritten and directed by Josh Trank (Fantastic Four), the film will cover Capone’s later years when he was suffering from dementia while in prison.

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TV Casting Round-Up (03.14.18) – Amazon Series “Homecoming” Taps Four Actors to Join Julia Roberts

homecomingSydney Poitier, Shea Whigham, Hong Chau, and Jeremy Allen White are joing Julia Roberts-starrer Homecoming and Netflix’s second season of American Vandal has set its two leading men. All this and more on today’s TV casting round-up.

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TV Casting Round-Up (03.13.18) – CBS Casts Leads in Five Pilots & More…

cagney and laceyJust days after announcing her exit from Grey’s Anatomy, Sarah Drew has landed the the role of Cagney in CBS’s Cagney & Lacey reboot. Michelle Hurd has nabbed the role of Lacey. All this and more on today’s TV casting round-up.

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Robert Pattinson’s Western Comedy “Damsel” Slated for Summer Release Following Sundance, SXSW Screenings

Damsel ReviewThe Good Time star plays a wealthy pioneer who sets out across the American frontier to marry the love of his life (Mia Wasikowska), but that logline hardly does the film justice, and since the film kind of defies description, just go in expecting a clever deconstruction of traditional gender roles.

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Vin Diesel Confirmed to Play Valiant’s “Bloodshot” For Sony

dieselbloodshotThe original Valiant Comics character was created in 1992 with Deadpool director Tim Miller’s Blur Studios partner Dave Wilson directing from a script by Eric Heisserer (Arrival) with filming to begin in July.

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“Baby Driver’s” Ansel Elgort Circling an Original Stephen Schwartz Musical for Fox 2000

AnselElgortStephenSchwartzThe untitled original musical, Schwartz’s first since writing Wicked, would revolve around fairy tale author Hans Christian Anderson being trapped in a fantasy world.

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“Shape of Water” Co-Writer Vanessa Taylor to Adapt “Hillbilly Elegy”

HillbillyExcerpt The film is a personal analysis of the white underclass race, and privilege in America. Ron Howard is attached to direct the project.

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FREEFALL (FILM RIGHTS)

Film Rights - 2015 (database listings) A woman must struggle for survival and get to her mother after her plane crashes in the mountains of Colorado.

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Duplass Brothers Ink Major Netflix Movie Deal

DuplassExcerptThey already have the first film lined up, which will be a comedic drama starring Ray Romano and Mark Duplass.

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