Tony Nominee Alex Brightmam Will Play John Belushi In Biopic

From stage to screen, Beetlejuice Star Alex Brightman is set to play John Belushi In a new biopic. This has been in the works since about 2013. It was originally set up with Warner Bros. and was then tapped as an indie film. This is the first time anything has progressed since then. David Frankel (The Devil Wears Prada) has signed on to direct the … Continue reading Tony Nominee Alex Brightmam Will Play John Belushi In Biopic

An All-Star Murder Mystery Party: ‘Knives Out’ Spoiler Free Review

This past Friday I had the chance to see an early screening of Knives Out. I’ve been anticipating this film for quite some time so I jumped at the chance to see it almost a week in advance. Murder mysteries are kind of my weakness. I love reading them, watching them and even trying to solve them. (Invite me to all your murder mystery dinner parties please.) … Continue reading An All-Star Murder Mystery Party: ‘Knives Out’ Spoiler Free Review

Zac Efron to Star in Quibi Series ‘Killing Zac Efron’

Quibi, a mobile streaming platform, has announced that the title of their new series will be called Killing Zac Efron. The titular role will be played by none other than, Zac Efron (The Greatest Showman). The show is going to be a full on adventure series and Zac is going to “head deep into the jungles of a remote island…” For 21 days Efron will … Continue reading Zac Efron to Star in Quibi Series ‘Killing Zac Efron’

James Dean Posthumously Cast in Vietnam War Action-Drama

James Dean, known for films such as Rebel Without a Cause and East of Eden, died at the age of 24 in a car crash. Now, he has been posthumously cast in Finding Jack, a Vietnam war action-drama. The rights to use Dean’s imaging were approved by his family and what’s being referred to as “a realistic version of James Dean” is going to be … Continue reading James Dean Posthumously Cast in Vietnam War Action-Drama

‘Clueless’ Reboot in the Works at CBS TV Studios

The classic 90s movie Clueless is getting a reboot and a plot twist. Think Mean Girls meets Riverdale. The show will be set in 2020 Los Angeles. Jordan Reddout and Gus Hickey (Will & Grace, Man With a Plan) have signed on to write the show, and the plot, this time, will center around Cher’s best friend Dionne. The idea is that Cher has gone … Continue reading ‘Clueless’ Reboot in the Works at CBS TV Studios

Daveed Diggs in Talks to Play Sebastian in The Live-Action ‘The Little Mermaid’

Daveed Diggs (Hamilton) is the latest actor linked to The Little Mermaid live-action remake. He is in the final talks to play Sebastian the Crab. This film is being directed by Rob Marshall, written by David Magee and will feature original music by Alan Menken and Lin-Manuel Miranda. The film will also have the original songs from the 1989 animated version. Fans might recognize Daveed … Continue reading Daveed Diggs in Talks to Play Sebastian in The Live-Action ‘The Little Mermaid’

StudioCanal to Produce Pippi Longstocking Film

Astrid Lindgren’s iconic children’s character is coming to the big screen. HeyDay Films and StudioCanal are coming together to produce a Pippi Longstocking film based on the books by Astrid Lindgren. This comes after the success of their previously produced films, Paddington and Paddington 2. The books of Pippi Longstocking have been translated into 77 languages and the character has been made into quite a few tv and … Continue reading StudioCanal to Produce Pippi Longstocking Film