Celeste Ng’s book was optioned by Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine last year, who then brought it to Washington’s Simpson Street, and they brought on Liz Tigelaar (Casual) to adapt and act as showrunner for the series.
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The jury is still out regarding the return of J-horror, but regardless of whether or not this reboot is a good idea, Pesce is an exciting choice to direct.
Plot details of Sarah Rothschild’s pitch are being kept under wraps, but the title sure sounds like it ups the ante on the 1980 workplace comedy 9 to 5.
Warner Bros. has optioned Brit Bennett’s debut novel The Mothers for Kerry Washington to produce under her Simpson Street banner along with Natalie Krinsky, the studio announced Thursday.
In a massive deal, TriStar has acquired the rights to Aimee Molloy’s thriller novel The Perfect Mother. Scandal star Kerry Washington is expected to star in and produce the film with her banner Simpson Street, the Tracking Board has confirmed.
ABC and Kerry Washington are about to bring even more diversity and inclusion to television. The network and Scandal star’s Simpson Street Production are developing Melting Potts, a single-camera comedy that focuses on a blended family made up of equal parts Indian, Muslim, Jewish, and New Jersey.
Alex Ross Perry is reteaming with Jason Schwartzman for Golden Exits. Joining them is an all-star cast that includes Emily Browning, Adam Horovitz, Mary Louise Parker, Lily Rabe, Chloe Sevigny, and Analeigh Tipton.
Supergirl executive producers Andrew Kreisberg and Greg Berlanti revealed at a screening of an upcoming episode their plans to bring Lynda Carter to the action series. That and more in today’s TV casting round-up!
Tony Danza and Arielle Kebbel each book NBC pilots; Kelly Oxford and Molly McNearey head to TV Land; Andy Daly joins Anna Gunn in Chuck & Bean; and more in today’s TV casting news!
Kerry Washington is teaming up with Red Granite Pictures and Broken Road Productions to produce and star in the thriller Run, from a script by Non-Stop writers Chris Roach and John Richardson.
She has been set for the lead role in the story following a mother and daughter that find themselves stranded in the middle of the night on an abandoned road. Deep in the surrounding woods a nightmarish terror stalks them, and they must find the courage to face the beast or be destroyed.
Jennifer Hudson set to perform at the Oscars.
The two stars join Amma Asante’s thriller.
The “Fast Five” and “What If” stars join David Gordon Green’s drama.
The “Martha Marcy May Marlene” writer/director heads to the midwest for Sony.
The “Matador” star joins Ellen Page and Julianne Moore in the indie drama.
Guess which 1930s NYC set conjoined twins pilot just earned the writer a new agent and manager…?!