James Cameron has tapped sci-fi author Steven Charles Gould to pen four novels based on “Avatar” and its three sequels. Gould is best known for his 1992 novel “Jumper,” which Fox and New Regency…
Dark Horse Comics will release an eight-issue mini-series based on George Lucas’ original vision of “Star Wars,” each month starting in September that runs through April 2014. The plot is based on a…
Chuck Palahniuk wants to tell more “Fight Club’ stories. The author revealed at Comic-Con in San Diego that a series of sequel books will continue telling the tales of Tyler Durden. Palahniuk…
The success of AMC’s “The Walking Dead” has helped boost sales of comic books and graphic novels for bookstores. Overall print sales for the graphic novel category are up 10% over last year…
Vince Flynn, a best-selling author of political thriller novels, died early Wednesday morning at United Hospital in St. Paul, Minn. after a long battle with prostate cancer. He was 47. He was best…
Adaptations of "Wolf Hall" and "Bring Up the Bodies," Hilary Mantel's historical novels of Tudor plotting, will get world preem stagings by the Royal Shakespeare Company as part of its winter 2013-14…
Helmer Chris Weitz will pen a trilogy of young adult novels for Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, the publishing division announced on Monday.
The famed sci-fi "Darkover" novels may soon morph into a television series.
Framelight Prods. and Arcana Studios are teaming on co-producing big-screen versions of a pair of graphic novels -- "El Arsenal" and "Frozen Wasteland."
Amber Entertainment has signed a partnership with prolific paranormal novelist Sherrilyn Kenyon to develop and produce her titles as films, television and webisodes.
Feature development execs were bracing for a deluge of feature spec scripts to flood the market after the 100-day writers strike wrapped in mid-February.