The holiday season may be over but it is clearly still on everyone’s mind as we can confirm that Brian Sawyer & Gregg Rossen’s spec Guess Who’s Coming To Christmas is now in three territories and more on the way!
Browsing: MGM Studios
The Very Persistent Gappers Of Frip by George Saunders is getting a big screen adaptation from MGM with Mike Jones signing on to adapt the childrens’ book.
MGM have bought the remake rights for the 2007 Finnish thriller Black Ice with Dylan Sellers and his Rivers Edge Films set to produce. The film is a complex thriller that explores a love triangle between a woman, her husband and the husband’s mistress. The original production won six Jussi Awards, the Finnish equivalent of an Oscar.
We’re working to confirm the rumor that producers of the much-anticipated Tomb Raider reboot have narrowed down their shortlist of directors to Kathryn Bigelow, Mimi Leder, and Catherine Hardwicke.
The studio is currently in talks with different screenwriters to script the update, with production pushing for an intended 2016 start. The part marks Rousey’s biggest role so far, and the fourth studio project being developed for the rising star.
Follows Maddy, a teen who has severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID), a rare disease that causes her to be allergic to practically everything. She has spent 17 years hiding out in her home, only seeing her mother and her nurse, Carla. But when a boy named Olly moves in next door, Maddy begins to fall in love.
Goodloe is adapting the debut YA novel by Nicola Yoon, which MGM nabbed before the book even hit shelves.
Story details of the much buzzed-about thriller BED REST written by Lori Evans Taylor are being tightly kept under wraps, but we’re hearing it’s being pitched as a smart character-driven contained thriller.
Derbez, who directed and starred in the record-breaking Spanish-language comedy Instructions Not Included, will play the role originated by Kurt Russell in the 1987 film.
Follows the lives of the Gibb brothers from their humble beginnings in Australia to their rise to the top of the charts, followed by their fall and undeniable rise again as one of the most iconic and acclaimed groups in the history of music with one of the best-selling albums of all time, Saturday Night Fever.
Logline: Follows a little girl named Capable and her plight to fight off a daily invasion of Gappers, bright orange, multi-eyed creatures that love goats so much that they attach themselves to them and prevent them from giving milk.
The book-turned-movie-turned-series is coming back to the TV landscape.
Logline: “Pilgrim,” the code name for a man who doesn’t exist and the adopted son of a wealthy American family, is retired from a secret U.S. espionage unit but is called upon to lend his expertise to an unusual investigation and gets caught up in a race against time to save America from oblivion.
A recap of the week’s TV news!