Adam McKay will direct an untitled biopic about former Vice President Dick Cheney for Paramount with Brad Pitt on board to produce through his Plan B company. McKay will direct from his own…
The Big Short
Fox has attached “The Big Short” writer-director Adam McKay to its movie adaptation of “Irredeemable” from Boom! Comics. “Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters” writer-director Tommy Wirkola is writing…
The 30th annual AFI Fest will be held Nov. 10 to 17, promising to again be a launch pad/showcase for awards hopefuls, as well as an assembly of international films for movie lovers. Starting Tuesday…
“The Big Short,” a darkly comic look at the 2008 financial meltdown, won the Academy Award for best adapted screenplay for Charles Randolph and Adam McKay — who blasted banks and big oil in his…
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"The Big Short" and "Show Me a Hero" took home this year's USC Libraries Scripter Awards for adapted screenplays.
Adam McKay, the writer-director of such classics as "Anchorman" and "Step Brothers" and co-founder of Funny or Die finds himself a dual Oscar nominee for co-writing and directing "The Big Short."…
Industry's top guilds have been split three different ways only four times. How will the "Big Short"/"Revenant"/"Spotlight" race conclude?
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The five directors contending for the top award at the Directors Guild of America stressed the uncertainties of their craft at Saturday morning’s annual “Meet the Nominees” panel at the DGA Theater.…
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