Browsing: Circle of Confusion
The HBO offshoot is in development with a television series built around the Marvel character Scarlet from Brian Michael Bendis. Bendis discussed the project at the ATX Television Festival on Friday.
The market is buzzing as Paradigm and Circle of Confusion launch the latest spec script from The Shallows screenwriter Anthony Jaswinski, Mary, which is being pitched as The Shining meets The Conjuring on a boat.
The critically acclaimed improv show is being adapted into a feature, with creator Jordan Black teaming with Lance Crouther to write and direct for Voltage Pictures.
Brian Duffield will adapt the upcoming YA novel Spontaneous for Awesomeness Films. The novel, which will be published by Dutton in August, comes from author Aaron Starmer.
Snow, best known for her role in the hit musicals Pitch Perfect and Pitch Perfect 2, is set to star in and produce the romantic comedy with Cranium Entertainment and Eclectic Pictures.
Logline: After a drug deal goes sideways, a young black Gulf War vet escapes from the police and barricades himself in his apartment with his wife and daughter. As SWAT begins to surround the house, his demand to speak to the lone black cop in the sea of blue leads to a spark in the local community, and media coverage, as together these two men face issues of race, justice, brutality, fatherhood, and what it means to be a man in today’s world.
Dafoe, who portrayed The Green Goblin in Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man triology, has joined the cast of Warner Bros.’ next installment of its DC Universe franchise, Justice League.
A young man obsessed with taking a one-way trip to Mars after his brother passes away uses the voyage as an excuse to disconnect from the world around him, at least until he develops an unexpected relationship with the life insurance agent underwriting his trip.
Ava DuVernay is set to direct HBO Films’ account of an infamous fashion show that took place at the Palace of Versailles in 1973, based on the book from fashion journalist Robin Givhan. DuVernay is co-writing the screenplay with 2014 Hit List scribe Michael Starrbury.
Mayhem has cast The Walking Dead‘s Steven Yeun and Samara Weaving in lead roles. Joe Lynch is directing the feature which will begin principal photography later this month in Belgrade, Serbia.
Logline: A young man obsessed with taking a one-way trip to Mars after his brother passes away uses the voyage as an excuse to disconnect from the world around him, at least until he develops an unexpected relationship with the life insurance agent underwriting his trip.
Demi Moore has signed on to lead the series 10 Days In The Valley from Skydance Television while Powerless has added Danny Pudi, Alan Tudyk, and Christine Kirk. The trio joins previously cast Vanessa Hudgens.