26
Feb
2016

Tim Rasmussen & Vince Di Meglio Hired To Script Disney’s ‘It’s A Small World’

Disney has set the scribe team of Tim Rasmussen & Vince Di Meglio to script It’s A Small World, a family film based on the 50-year-old theme park attraction. The scribes, whose credits include License To Wed, Smother and Marmaduke and who wrote on Meet The Fockers and The Girlfriend Equation, board a project that [...]


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22
Feb
2016

Mekhi Phifer to Co-Star in CW’s ‘Frequency’ Reboot

The CW’s Frequency reboot is rounding out its cast. ER grad Mekhi Phifer has been tapped to co-star in the drama pilot, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Based on the 2000 New Line feature of the same name, the reimagining revolves around Raimy, a female police detective in 2016 who discovers she is able to [...]


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22
Feb
2016

‘Frequency’: Peyton List Cast As the Female Lead In CW Reboot

Peyton List (The Flash, Mad Men) has landed the sought after female lead opposite Riley Smith in Frequency, the CW’s drama pilot based on Toby Emmerich’s sci-fi thriller. The TV series, written by Supernatural showrunner Jeremy Carver, centers on Raimy (List), a female police detective in 2016 who discovers that she is able to speak [...]


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12
Feb
2016

Damon Wayans Sr. to Star in Fox’s ‘Lethal Weapon’ Pilot

Lethal Weapon is kicking into high gear. Following a prolonged dealmaking process, the network has tapped Damon Wayans Sr. to star as Roger Murtaugh in Lethal Weapon, lifting the cast contingency on the drama and clearing the way for its formal pilot pickup Friday. Based on the feature film franchise starring Mel Gibson and Danny [...]


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01
Feb
2016

CW Orders Kevin Williamson Drama, ‘Frequency’ Reboot to Pilot

The CW threw its hat into the pilot ring late Friday, picking up a drama from Kevin Williamson and a reboot of feature film Frequency. First, Williamson’s untitled paranormal drama centers on a young woman who seeks help from a parapsychologist when she begins to experience paranormal phenomena. Williamson will pen the script and exec [...]


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02
Nov
2015

Halloween Adventures with Lin Pictures and CBS

Weekend Adventures With Louisa Hodge (Oct. 31) Louisa Hodge experiences the increasingly popular activity of room escaping, but things get even more interesting when a zombie is involved.


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02
Oct
2015

‘Lethal Weapon’ TV Reboot in the Works at Fox

Following a competitive situation, the network has handed out a hefty put-pilot commitment to the drama. Add Lethal Weapon to the list of movie-to-TV reboots. In a competitive situation, Fox has handed out a hefty put-pilot commitment to a TV reboot of Lethal Weapon, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Based on the feature film franchise [...]


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29
Sep
2015

Warner Bros. Nails Down Spec ‘Hammerspace’ As Potential Franchise Property

Warner Bros. has nailed down the spec Hammerspace from writer Mike Van Waes for what sources say was a mid-six figure deal. The project is said to be a live-action/animation hybrid about a terminallyy-ill teenager who, while searching for answers about his missing father, finds a mysterious key that unlocks a portal to an alternate [...]


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12
Aug
2015

‘LEGO BATMAN’ MOVIE FINDS ITS JOKER

No joke: Zach Galifianakis is in talks to voice the Clown Prince of Crime. Zach Galifianakis is in final negotiations to voice the villain inLego Batman, Warner Bros.’ spinoff of The Lego Movie. Galifianakis will voice Batman’s classic archenemy, the Joker, joining Will Arnett, who is reprising the role of the Caped Crusader he originated in [...]


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