While awards season is underway and moving towards next year’s Academy Awards, the Sundance Film Festival has their eyes the next set of critical darlings as they announced their competition lineup.
Browsing: Marti Noxon
After a bidding war between several networks, Skydance Television and Marti Noxon’s Dietland has found a home at AMC. A writers’ room is being assembled to work towards developing scripts with plans for the series to get a straight-to-series order next year.
A behind-the-scenes look at the chaos surrounding the production of a dating competition program.
Sarah Snook is in talks to join the cast of Lionsgate’s The Glass Castle based Jeanette Walls’s best-selling memoir about her life in a nomadic family with an alcoholic father and unbalanced mother.
It looks like Max Greenfield is taking a turn into the dramatic. The New Girl actor is in talks to star in the upcoming The Glass Castle at Lionsgate.
Keanu Reeves will join Lily Collins in the upcoming dark comedy To The Bone. The film marks Marti Noxon’s directorial debut and is inspired by her battle with anorexia.
Naomi Watts is circling a role in Lionsgate’s adaptation of Jeannette Walls’s best-selling memoir, The Glass Castle starring Academy Award winning actress Brie Larson.
Lily Collins is set to take the lead role in the dark comedy, To The Bone, a film that follows the life of a woman suffering from anorexia as she tries to find a doctor that can help her.
Five time Academy Award-nominee Amy Adams has joined Sharp Objects, a drama series from Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn. Entertainment One has also signed on to act as the studio and shop the series.
The 2015 Gotham Awards, celebrating the year’s best in independent film, were held in New York on Monday. Tom McCarthy’s Spotlight was the night’s big winner, receiving Best Feature, Best Screenplay and a special jury award for Ensemble Cast Performance. See the full list of winners and nominees here.
Brie Larson is in talks to reteam with Short Term 12 director Destin Cretton on the film adaptation of Jeannette Walls memoir The Glass Castle. The book tells the story of Walls life growing up as the child of an alcoholic father, unbalanced mother, and their nomadic lifestyle.
Round up of this weeks TV sales, pick-ups, attachments, renewals & deals.
Noxon is adapting Gillian Flynn’s pre-“Gone Girl” mystery novel for television.
A recap of the week’s TV news!
“Fright Night” scribe tapped to write video game adaptation.
Recapping the day’s television news.
Syfy and NBC in a busy day!
80s remake lands “Fright Night” scribe.
Logline: Kept under wraps.
David O. Russell completely off another project as “Fright Night” scribe enters.