‘Succession’s Brian Cox Goes Full Beast Mode On Donald Trump, Talks Jeremy Strong, Johnny Depp, & ‘Adaptation’ Absence In New Memoir

Successions Brian Cox Goes Full Beast Mode On Donald Trump

“What I have an opinion about 25 years ago, it’s not necessarily the opinion I have now,” admits Brian Cox as response to the viewpoint the Succession star offers on the likes of Johnny Depp, Michael Caine, Ed Norton, Game of Thrones and others in his new memoir Putting the Rabbit in the Hat. “I … Read more

IFC Midnight Grabs Larry Fessenden’s Modern Frankenstein Adaptation, ‘Depraved’ – PopHorror

IFC Midnight Grabs Larry Fessendens Modern Frankenstein Adaptation Depraved

We’re absolutely thrilled to announce that IFC Midnight has snatched up the US rights to Larry Fessenden’s contemporary Prometheus tale, Depraved. In his first full length directing project since 2013’s Beneath, Fessenden brings the ultimate monster to the screen, one that is full of anger, frustration and, most of all, loneliness. I’ve watched and reviewed the … Read more

Robert Downey Jr. To Co-Star In Drama Series Adaptation Of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s ‘The Sympathizer’ For HBO And A24; Park Chan-wook Directing

Robert Downey Jr To Co Star In Drama Series Adaptation Of

EXCLUSIVE: After officially hanging up his Iron Man suit in Avengers: Endgame, Robert Downey Jr. looks to have found his next big role to tackle while also marking his first starring TV venture. Sources tell Deadline, HBO has ordered the A24 drama series adaptation of Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Sympathizer, with Downey … Read more

Jesse Williams To Star In TV Adaptation Of ‘Take Me Out’ Play From Anonymous Content

Jesse Williams To Star In TV Adaptation Of ‘Take Me

EXCLUSIVE: Richard Greenberg’s Tony Award-winning play Take Me Out, about baseball and homophobia, is set to be adapted as a limited television series. Grey’s Anatomy and Little Fires Everywhere star Jesse Williams will lead the adaptation, which comes from Anonymous Content. Greenberg will adapt his play for the small screen with Broadway director Scott Ellis, … Read more

Lillian Hellman’s Classic Play ‘The Children’s Hour’ Set For Series Adaptation From Bess Wohl, Jon Robin Baitz, John Goldwyn & Anonymous Content

Lillian Hellmans Classic Play ‘The Childrens Hour Set For Series

EXCLUSIVE: Lillian Hellman’s 1934 play The Children’s Hour, set in an all-girls boarding school, is getting a shot at the small screen with Anonymous Content and Bess Wohl adapting. The play was adapted as a feature film in 1961. starring Audrey Hepburn, Shirley MacLaine, James Garner and Fay Bainter. Set in the 1930s, The Children’s … Read more

Facebook Warns Anonymous Content Against “Recklessly” Proceeding With ‘An Ugly Truth’ TV Adaptation

Facebook Warns Anonymous Content Against Recklessly Proceeding With ‘An Ugly

Facebook may be getting pelted of late by revelations from whistleblowers and damning internal documents made public, but the Mark Zuckerberg co-founded social media giant has decided to draw the line when it comes to the upcoming TV series Doomsday Machine. “AC can seek to create the Series without reliance on the absurd characterizations and … Read more

Dwayne Johnson’s Producing Partner Wants To Do Kingdom Come Adaptation

Dwayne Johnsons Producing Partner Wants To Do Kingdom Come Adaptation

Hiram Garcia, president of Dwayne Johnson’s Seven Bucks Productions, says “we would love to make” a multi-film adaptation of DC’s Kingdom Come. Hiram Garcia, president of Dwayne Johnson’s Seven Bucks Productions, says he would love to do a multi-film adaptation of Mark Waid and Alex Ross’s seminal Kingdom Come comic miniseries. Named for the amount of … Read more

BBC Studios Germany Kicks Off With ‘Miranda’ Adaptation for ZDF Neo – Global Bulletin

BBC Studios Germany Kicks Off With ‘Miranda Adaptation for ZDF

PRODUCTION BBC Studios Germany has secured its first commission since launching in the territory this year — a local adaptation of British sitcom “Miranda” — and is co-producing the eight-part series for ZDF Neo with Studio central. “Miranda,” a BBC production written by and starring Miranda Hart, will be adapted for a German audience with … Read more

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