Damon Lindelof, best known for his work on “LOST”, has signed on to both write and produce a mysterious project called 1952 , Deadline reports.
Little is known about the project and, indeed, 1952 is said to likely be just a working title. What has been revealed is that the film is a big-budget sci-fi project and is designed to expand beyond a single feature into a multi-tiered franchise.
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Paramount Pictures is developing an animated adaptation of the Penny Arcade comic strip The New Kid , says a story at The Hollywood Reporter .
The strip, created by Mike Krahulik and Jerry Holkins, tells the science fiction tale of Sol, a young boy living with his father in outer space. He winds up attending a new school populated entirely by aliens.
Upon the strip’s debut last October, Krahulik posted the following… Continue reading Paramount Plans The New Kid
Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg, who both appeared opposite one another in last year’s The Other Guys , have signed on for a Warner Bros. comedy called Turkey Bowl , Variety reports.
The pair will appear as rival football coaches of small-town teams whose big showdown is a Thanksgiving Day game.
Robert Carlock and Scott Silveri, who both worked together on “Friends” and “Joey”, will provide the screenplay.
Though no production schedule… Continue reading Warner Bros. Plans Turkey Bowl
Warner Bros. is moving forward with a feature film adaptation of T.A. Barron’s young adult series The Lost Years of Merlin , says a story at The Hollywood Reporter .
Designed as a 12-book series, newcomer Ed Whitworth is set to adapt the first chapter for the screen, potentially establishing a feature film franchise based on a young version of the wizard from Arthurian legend.
“A raging sea tosses a… Continue reading Warner Bros. Plans The Lost Years of Merlin