The Tracking Board’s Daily Debrief (04.25.17)


db-gotgvol27 Things We Learned at the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Press Junket

The Tracking Board learned some juicy details about the movie, the future of the Guardians and their place in the MCU, and Pratt’s opinion about being sexually objectified.


db-will-smithWill Smith, Ang Lee, in Talks to Team Up For Action-Thriller Gemini Man at Skydance

It may have taken FAR too long, but Will Smith is finally poised to work with an Oscar-winning director, as he and Ang Lee are in negotiations to team up on Skydance’s high-concept action-thriller Gemini Man, the Tracking Board has confirmed.


db-madonnaMadonna Calls Out Hollywood on Instagram After Universal Picks Up Biopic Script Blond Ambition

Written by Elyse Hollander, the script is set in the early ’80s in New York as young Madonna Louise Ciccone works on her first album, falls in love, and begins to find fame in a business that doesn’t always treat women very well.

More News From Around The Web

  • Chloe Bennet and social media star Logan Paul have been cast in MGM’s musical remake Valley Girl, along with Better Call Saul‘s Jessie Ennis and Riverdale‘s Ashleigh Murray. (Deadline)

  • AMC has renewed the hyper-stylized martial arts drama Into the Badlands for a third season that will consist of 16 episodes — up from six in season one and 10 in the current sophomore run. (The Hollywood Reporter)

  • Netflix has acquired global rights to the Clark Johnson-directed drama Juanita starring Alfre Woodard, Adam Beach, Blair Underwood, Marcus Henderson, and LaTanya Richardson. (Deadline)

  • Fox has put in development a half-hour single-camera comedy series written by Erica Oyama, creator, writer and executive producer of the Yahoo/E! comedy series Burning Love. (Deadline)

  • The CW’s rookie teen drama Riverdale has decided to recast the role of Archie’s foe Reggie ahead of Season 2 as a result of scheduling issues with the character’s portrayer Ross Butler. (TV Line)

  • Mark Consuelos joins the cast of Riverdale as a new series regular for season 2 and Psych alum Dule Hill has signed on to the seventh season of the USA drama series Suits. (Deadline)

  • Colin Collender’s Playground has optioned the rights to David Enrich’s new narrative nonfiction book The Spider Network: The Wild Story of a Math Genius, a Gang of Backstabbing Bankers, and One of the Greatest Scams in Financial History, for series development. (Deadline)

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