Pre-emptive bidding shows no signs of ebbing among studios in search of hot scripts. Here's how some of the latest tomes stack up.
Tobey Maguire's production banner Material Pictures has secured independent financing by partnering with Richard Weinberg to expand the production company.
After much speculation, it looks like Chevy Chase and Beverly D'Angelo will reprise their roles as Clark and Ellen Griswold in New Line's "Vacation" reboot.
Global Produce and Gold Circle Entertainment have acquired screen rights to the book “All Our Yesterdays” and set “Rome, Sweet Rome” scribe Brian Miller to pen the script. Pic is based on the book by…
Ike Barinholtz has joined the cast of Universal’s “Townies” starring Zac Efron and Seth Rogen. Rose Byrne, Dave Franco and Christopher Mintz-Plasse also star with Nicholas Stoller helming the pic…
Kate Mara is looking to follow her success on Netflix's "House of Cards" with a Johnny Depp movie, as the actress has joined the cast of Alcon's "Transcendence."
Having already dealt with gangsters on “Boardwalk Empire,” Jack Huston is ready to take on a different type of criminal, joining the ensemble of helmer David O. Russell’s untitled crime drama…
Jack and Joseph Nasser are headed back to the old west, setting up an adaptation of “The Virginian” with Trace Adkins and Ron Perlman set to star. Thomas Makowski will helm with Bob Thielke penning…
Common has inked with CAA. He can be seen next in the Summit pic "Now You See Me" with Jesse Eisenberg, Morgan Freeman, and Woody Harrelson, which bows in May.
“The Mountains Between Us” helmer Gerardo Naranjo has come in to save the day for MGM’s “Death Wish” as the director is in negotiations to replace former helmer Joe Carnahan. Carnahan had been long…
Richard T. Jones has joined the cast of Legendary’s “Godzilla” reboot helmed by Gareth Edwards. Aaron Johnson, Elizabeth Olsen, Bryan Cranston, David Strathairn, Juliette Binoche and Ken Watanabe…