Browsing: Cassian Elwes
While most of the Hollywood contingent at Sundance has already left Park City, there are still plenty of festival deals being made, chief among them one for Dee Rees’ acclaimed drama Mudbound, which is the hottest acquisition title left on the board.
Garrett has been tapped to write the script for Fear Is The Key, the remake of the 1972 revenge thriller based on the classic Alistair MacLean novel.
A man plots an elaborate revenge scheme on the people who killed his family in a plane crash in the Gulf of Mexico. By pretending to be a criminal, he gets close to the culprits, helping them retrieve the priceless cargo of the lost plane from the bottom of the Gulf.
Antonio Banderas has been tapped to star in the Simon West action comedy Salty based on the novel by Mark Haskell Smith.
UPDATE: The project has been shelved due to the fact that the filmmakers have yet to secure the rights to the novel. James Franco is looking to cast Russell Crowe in his adaptation of Cormac McCarthy’s Blood Meridian. The Academy Award-winning actor is in talks to star with Tye Sheridan and Vincent D’Onofrio.
Nicolas Cage will enter the thrilling realm of horror in the upcoming Mom and Dad. Hollywood’s National Treasure will star as a parent who turns wildly violent against his children after a mass hysteria hits.
The Billionaire Boys Club continues to add to its impressive lineup as Billie Lourd, Bokeem Woodbine, and Jeremy Irvine join the cast. They will star opposite previously cast Ansel Elgort, Taron Egerton, and Kevin Spacey.
The film Billionaire Boys Club has found its first members with Ansel Elgort and Taron Egerton. The duo are in final talks to star. The project was penned by James Cox and Captain Mauzner, with Cox set to direct.
Jordan Schur has found directors for two of his projects under the new Suretone Pictures banner.
A cavalcade of stars has just signed on for this comedic heist film.
Lots of new
Elwes and Suri will serve as the CEO’s of the company. Their goal is to produce low budget films, spending between $2 Million and $15 Million on each project.
Logline: An all-around nice guy’s relationship with his beautiful but overbearing girlfriend takes a nosedive after they decide to move in together. He’s terrified of breaking up with her, but fate steps in when she’s involved in a freak accident and dies – only to rise from the grave.
Elwes takes to Twitter to retell his saddening journey from NYC to LA via Denver.