Streaming giant Netflix has tapped Ben Schwartz and Noël Wells as the leads for their new original film Happy Anniversary. The project, written and directed by Jared Stern, will also feature Annie Potts and Joe Pantoliano in supporting roles.
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A weekend getaway for four couples takes a sharp turn when one of the couples discovers the entire trip was orchestrated to host an intervention on their marriage.
The Sam Rockwell-starring feature comedy Blue Iguana has added Ben Schwartz to the cast. The project is written and directed by Hadi Hajaig and will begin production in London this July.
Grand Jury Prizes and Audience Awards were handed out to the top films and three more big deals were made as the Sundance Film Festival of 2016 came to a close.
It’s the seventh day of the festival and more studio deals pop up for a heartwrenching doc about cyberbullying, Clea DuVall’s directorial debut, a street magician drug dealer, and a movie about a nerdy quiz team trying to lose their virginity.
The pic, which is being produced by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard for their Imagine Entertainment shingle, was sold as a pitch from Ben Schwartz in 2012, with Schwartz also hired on to write. Josh Greenbaum is now feeling the pangs of love for the project, and has signed on to direct.
The absurd antics of an Indiana town’s public officials as they pursue sundry projects to make their city a better place.
Based on real life tightrope walker Philippe Petit who successfully walked a tightrope between the Twin Towers in 1974.
A subversive, scathing look at a self-loathing management consultant from a top-tier firm. Marty, a highly successful, cutthroat consultant is never above using any means (or anyone) necessary to get his clients the information they want.
An emotionally distant radio producer is called home for his father’s death and spends a week in his childhood home with his dysfunctional family.
Ben Schwartz joins the cast!
After losing his tuition money in an online poker game, a desperate student seeks out the company’s CEO for help, but instead becomes his corrupt right hand man.
When a man loses his tuition money playing online poker, he meets with the company’s CEO to reclaim his cash and instead becomes the corrupt businessman’s right hand man.
A trio of underachiever friends unite to save their slacker way of life, which revolves around the coffee shop they all frequent.
The story of an ordinary garden snail with an impossible dream: to become the fastest snail in the world. When a freak accident gives him extraordinary speed, Turbo sets out to try to make this dream come true.
CBS adds players to two cop dramas, and a laugher, Fox sees a “Wire” regular return to Fringe, Lifetime finds a lead for Carrie-Anne Moss, while Showtime finds one to star opposite Don Cheadle, Starz finds one to star alone, and TV Land finds a few familiar faces to star in recently greenlit pilots!