NBC’s TV version of the 2002 Hugh Grant film About a Boy is going to the next level.
The network has given a pilot order to the project, which is based on the Nick Hornby novel. The single-camera comedy is executive produced by Jason Katims (Parenthood, Friday Night Lights) follows a slacker bachelor whose world is upended after a young boy and his single mother move in next door… Continue reading ‘About a Boy’ from ‘Parenthood’ producer gets NBC pilot order
The writer-producer of the upcoming film Killing Lincoln says infamous presidential assassin John Wilkes Booth could be a “poster boy for the tea party.”
The incendiary comment was made on National Geographic Channel’s press tour panel Friday. Killing Lincoln dramatizes the final days of the 16h president and the man who killed him. The film’s writer and executive producer Erik Jendresen criticized the typical portrayal of Booth as a… Continue reading ‘Killing Lincoln’ producer says John Wilkes Booth could be tea party ‘poster boy’
We thought it might be too good to be true, but the “Boy Meets World” sequel series “Girl Meets World” is moving forward — in fact, Disney is casting the pilot episode as we speak.
The pilot will be executive produced and written by Michael Jacobs, who served as executive producer of the original series, and it’s set to start shooting in February. There hasn’t… Continue reading 'Boy Meets World' sequel 'Girl Meets World' casting now: Meet Riley and Maya, the new Cory and Shawn