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Things take a dark turn for a group of moms whose perfect lives begin to unravel.
Reese Witherspoon, under her Pacific Standard banner, and Spotlight producer Anonymous Content are developing a television adaptation of First Women by Kate Andersen Brower. House of Cards’ First Lady Robin Wright is set to direct and executive produce the project.
Pacific Standard co-founders Reese Witherspoon and Bruna Papandrea are parting ways, ending a five-year partnership which resulted in Oscar-nominated hits Gone Girl and Wild.
Actors Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman are teaming up with their production companies, Pacific Standard and Blossom Films, respectively, to develop Truly Madly Guilty. They have optioned the film rights for the novel by Australian author Liane Moriarty.
Takes place over a weekend between six adults and three children and explores the most fundamental relationships — marriage, sex, parenthood and friendship — and how too often we don’t appreciate how extraordinary our ordinary lives are until it’s too late.
The life of a separated mother of two takes a turn for the unexpected when she takes in three young charismatic guys.
ABC has eleven dramas in contention, with another one already picked up to series. That’s a lot. Get the complete breakdown in our ABC Drama pilots preview.
The origin story of the world’s most famous doll and the woman who created her.
A crime writer wakes up in a hospital forty-eight hours after spending a weekend in an eerie glass house for her distant friend’s bachelor party, stricken with amnesia but armed with the bitter knowledge that someone is dead.
The Tracking Board exclusively reported on the hot novel last month, when several studios were making offers. We now can confirm that New Line won out, with Reese Witherspoon and Bruna Papandrea coming on to produce under their Pacific Standard banner.
Kept under wraps, but described as a dark thriller with supernatural elements.
A young girl slowly discovers that she was drugged by her parents to induce amnesia so that she would forget her brutal attack and rape. As she slowly uncovers the truth, the identity of the assailant and secrets from the investigation emerge.
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.
A comic take on the life of one woman juggling motherhood with a career on Wall Street, set against the backdrop of the impending financial crisis of 2008.
The novel, which will be published by Simon & Schuster later this year, is a comic take on the life of a woman juggling motherhood with a career on Wall Street.
Reese Witherspoon will lead and produce the project pitched as a new live-action take on the Tinker Bell character. Follows a journey that takes place while the original “Peter Pan” story is simultaneously occurring.
An all-American success of a woman – astronaut and all – comes home from space to her perfect family and American dream life only to go completely crazy.
After her sister’s violent murder, a woman creates an online persona in order to find the truth, but finds herself spiraling into a world of lies and deceit, jeopardizing not only her marriage, but her son’s safety.
Logline: A 28-year-old New Yorker appears to have a perfect life until a dark trauma from her past resurfaces.
An uptight and by-the-book cop tries to protect the sexy and outgoing widow of a drug boss as they race through Texas pursued by crooked cops and murderous gunmen
Logline: Centers on the creation of the U.S. Army Special Operations Command pilot program that allowed elite women soldiers on the battlefield with Green Berets and Army Rangers in Afghanistan in 2010. Dubbed CST-2, the unit was made up of a hand-picked group of women from the Army, hat included first Lieutenant Ashley White, who would become the first CST member killed in action.