Susannah Grant has been named the recipient of the Writers Guild of America West's Paul Selvin award in recognition of her script for HBO’s Anita Hill drama “Confirmation.” The award is given by the…
Fox 2000 has hired “Erin Brockovich” screenwriter Susannah Grant to write the screenplay for its Helen Gurley Brown biopic. The project, set up at the studio in late 2014, follows the career of…
On TV, the ’90s are back, complete with their boxy suits, puffed-up shoulder pads and complicated controversies. “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story” recently completed its FX run to…
Susannah Grant’s “The Club” has let in a new member. Maria Canals-Barrera (“Wizards of Waverly Place,” “Gang Related”) joins ABC’s upstairs/downstairs soap as Hilda, the house manager of the country…
J Blakeson is in talks to direct Sony’s sci-fi pic “The Fifth Wave,” which Graham King and Tobey Maguire are producing. Based on the Rick Yancey novel of the same name, the film follows a girl…
Producer-director Irwin Winkler will serve as the jury president at the Tribeca Film Festival, topping a roster of jurors that includes Susannah Grant, Patricia Clarkson, Whoopi Goldberg, Mike…
"The Vow" helmer Michael Sucsy is in negotiations to direct Fox 2000's untitled musical scripted by Susannah Grant ("Erin Brockovich") that will be set to the music of The Beach Boys.
Lionsgate has picked up feature rights to an original superhero property from Stan Lee that Alfred Gough and Miles Millar will write, direct and produce through their Millar/Gough Ink shingle.
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As new ABC Entertainment prexy Paul Lee hashes out his first fall lineup for the Alphabet, insiders have tabbed four drama pilots -- "Pan Am," "Once Upon a Time," "Good Christian Bitches" and…
Texas high school theater teacher Lynn Shaw is being groomed to become the star of Disney's latest inspirational tale.