After spending a few years in the hands of Mark Wahlberg at Universal, The Hacker Is Watching has made its way to Fox where Nina Jacobson is set to produce. The thriller is based on the 2012 GQ article by David Kushner.
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Jon M. Chu is being eyed to direct the adaptation of Kevin Kwan’s Crazy Rich Asians.
The Me and Orson Welles scribes are once again teaming up with director Richard Linklater to adapt Maria Semple’s Where’d You Go Bernadette. Michael H. Weber and Scott Neustadter wrote a previous draft of the script.
Lionsgate isn’t finished with The Hunger Games just yet. Vice Chairman Michael Burns said at the UBS Global Media and Communications Conference in New York that the films “will live on and on,” and that they are considering prequels to the franchise.
After years of development and multiple iterations, Y: The Last Man is going to try the small screen with FX in a promising move that leaves creator Brian K. Vaughan to tell his story his way.
Fox 2000 and Color Force are in development with Birth Mom, an original comedy about an adopted young woman who, after being raised in an upper-crust household, sets out to find her birth mother–only to discover that she’s a total disaster.
The novel’s been pitched as Taken meets The Equalizer and follows career criminal Nick Mason after he’s released from prison after serving five years of a twenty-five year sentence.
Broken into two films, the second part of Homer’s epic of Odysseus’ 10-year struggle to return home after the Trojan War. While Odysseus battles mystical creatures and faces the wrath of the gods, his wife Penelope and his son Telemachus stave off suitors vying for Penelope’s hand and Ithaca’s throne long enough for Odysseus to return.
The exec has signed a first look deal with the production company.
Logline: A boy loses his mother in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He survives the explosion and absconds with Fabritius’ painting, “The Goldfinch.” A rich, Upper East Side family takes him in and he later reunites with his father – an alcoholic gambling addict who takes him to Las Vegas.
Logline: Three wealthy pedigreed Chinese families whose predilection for gossip, backbiting and scheming reaches a fever pitch when the heir to one of the most massive fortunes in Asia brings home his American-born Chinese girlfriend to the wedding of the season.
Logline: As he fends off his father’s attempts to make him more of a man (the threat of military school looms), Greg’s hapless adventures include handing out anonymous valentines expressing his true feelings, attempting to impress his classmate Holly and single-handedly wrecking his soccer team’s perfect season.