Haven Entertainment has launched development of a film adaptation of Kristin Halbrook’s novel “Nobody But Us,” described as a modernized update on 1967’s iconic “Bonnie and Clyde.” “Nobody But Us”…
The Walt Disney Studios is developing a movie based on Eoin Colfer’s series of “Artemis Fowl” books that Harvey Weinstein will produce. “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix”-scribe Michael…
Warner Bros. has moved fast to acquire the rights to Richard Lange’s critically acclaimed tome “Angel Baby.” No producer is attached yet but sources say several have already reached out to share…
If you happened to read the New York Times magazine excerpt of Brian Stelter's book “Top of the Morning” — a dissection of the network morning shows and the battle for “We’re No. 1” bragging rights…
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.
Lionsgate has acquired film and TV rights to Timothy Hallinan's "Junior Bender" crime fiction book series.
Warner Bros. is heading to "Otherland," acquiring feature rights to Tad Williams' sci-fi book series and setting it up with Dan Lin to produce.
Warner Bros. has acquired feature film rights to Kristine Barnett's upcoming memoir, tentatively titled "Scattered Skills," in a pre-emptive deal.
Warner Bros. TV has acquired rights to young adult novel "I Hunt Killers," and plans to develop the project with producer Joel Silver as a series.
Looking to start a action-thriller franchise, Warner Bros. has picked up feature rights to develop Brad Thor's Scot Harvath thriller novels and set up development with Warner-based Bill Gerber and…
Just one week after 15 hostages were freed by Colombian commandos, Hollywood has come knocking. Several potential projects are already taking shape.