Media Rights Capital and Universal Pictures have teamed up to co-finance the crime pic “Highwaymen” with John Lee Hancock (pictured) on board to direct. The two companies had previously teamed on the…
As Universal pushes to bring fresh versions of its classic horror properties to new audiences, the studio has enlisted "Fast and Furious 6" villain Luke Evans to star in "Dracula: Year Zero."
Producer Aaron Magnani has optioned the screen rights to author CJ Cherryh’s sci-fi fantasy quartet “The Morgaine Stories” with Peter Arneson adapting. The plan is to start a possible franchise…
After sitting down to breakfast, "Game of Thrones" star Kit Harington couldn't be more polite and humble about how his career has taken off.
After a couple of bumps in the road, indie western “Jane Got a Gun” looks to be back on track with Bradley Cooper in talks to join the cast. Cooper would replace Jude Law, who left after the film’s…
Guillermo del Toro has set his guest list for his haunted house thriller "Crimson Peak" as Jessica Chastain is final negotiations to co-star in the Legendary Pictures movie.
Melissa McCarthy and New Line have turned to a comic legend to complete the cast of their laffer “Tammy” as Dan Aykroyd is in negotiations to join the project. Susan Sarandon and Mark Duplass are…
Helmer Guillermo del Toro is assembling quite the guest list for his haunted house thriller "Crimson Peak," with Benedict Cumberbatch set to star in the Legendary Pictures movie.
Innovative Artists has signed “Shahs of Sunset” star Golnesa “GG” Gharachedaghi (pictured above). The Bravo show recently wrapped and was renewed for a second season. * * * Michael Gallagher has…
Leighton Meester and Jeremy Strong are in negotiations to join the cast of the Warner Bros. dramedy “The Judge” starring Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall. Vincent D'Onofrio, Billy Bob Thornton and…
With pilot season winding down, reps are looking to close deals to get their clients attached to upcoming films. Here's how the latest crop of castings are positioned in the Hollywood ecosystem.