Nearly a decade ago the movies gave us two different, equally well-etched portraits of Nelle Harper Lee, played by Catherine Keener in "Capote" (2006) and by Sandra Bullock in "Infamous" (2007). In…
The Weinstein Company has optioned television rights to Truman Capote’s “In Cold Blood” with plans to make a TV event series. Gary Oldman and Douglas Urbanski's Flying Studios will produce the…
“Maleficent” actor Sam Riley has inked with WME. Riley was recently seen in “On the Road” and “Byzantium.” He is repped by Tavistock Wood Management. *** Inphenate has signed Michael Benson for…
Scarlett Johansson has signed up to direct her first feature, a film adaptation of the Truman Capote's nearly-lost novel "Summer Crossing."
It’s like trying to ignore the elephant in the room, watching Richard Greenberg’s stage adaptation of Truman Capote’s 1958 novella Breakfast at Tiffany’s and trying not to think about Audrey…
George Wendt has been tapped for a gig in the Broadway play adaptation of "Breakfast at Tiffany's," joining a cast that includes Emilia Clarke and Cory Michael Smith in the lead roles.
Anthony Mastromauro of Identity Films and Danielle Pelland of Entendre Films have picked up the rights to Bill Mason's memoir "Confessions of a Master Jewel Thief," originally set up at Paramount.
"Summer Crossing," an adaptation of Truman Capote's lost novella, is headed for the bigscreen as the directorial debut of Scarlett Johansson.
Show stretches the material's fragile, idiosyncratic charm until it seems wan and generic.
The director of controversial Dakota Fanning starrer "Hounddog" is taking on the life of Southern scribe Carson McCullers with the biopic "Lonely Hunter."
Held back for a year to distance it from "Capote," pic inevitably won't escape comparison with the earlier film. Regardless of the liberties taken, there was an integrity and character-complexity to…