The group will be profiled in the Nov. 26 issue of Variety and honored with a panel and banquet at the Whistler Film Festival in Whistler, Canada, on Dec. 7.
Screenwriters To Watch
"The Heat" could net Katie Dippold an awful lot of heat indeed when her spec, purchased by Peter Chernin for $600K, hits multiplexes next spring.
After 12 years of working as a corporate headhunter, Bill Dubuque was ready for a change.
Long feted in his native Quebec, Ken Scott is now setting his sights on Hollywood.
The Whistler Film Fest will host for the first time Variety's 10 Screenwriters to Watch, presented with Amazon Studios. Honorees are Katie Dippold ("The Heat"); Patrick Aison ("Wunderkind"); Reid…
Don't let his dark stories and disturbed characters fool you; for a guy who has made a living out of weaving tales of crooked cops, mass murderers and scheming psychopaths, Neil Cross is a damn funny…
Last year, Lauryn Kahn was making her living as an assistant to multi-hyphenate Adam McKay of Gary Sanchez Prods., a shingle he co-owns with Will Ferrell. Last month, Kahn sold her comedy spec "He's…
In the initial stages of "Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol," screenwriters Josh Appelbaum and Andre Nemec huddled with star Tom Cruise, director Brad Bird and producer J.J. Abrams hashing over…
Screenwriters who use Web-based software and cloud storage face a new fear in their trade: security.
Having a child doesn't typically entail a career and paycheck boost unless you happen to be Sheila Callaghan.
Before making headlines for being tapped to adapt Sony's all-CGI animated 3-D feature, "Popeye," Mike Jones wrote the headlines.