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Zombies vs. Robots

Inherit the Earth: Michael Bay will serve as one of the producers for a live-action adaptation of the comic book series Zombies vs. Robots, retitled Inherit the Earth. The series was created by Chris Ryall and Ashley Wood; the story revolves around the last human on Earth, a young girl who is protected by a group of robots against “a… Continue reading Movie News: Michael Bay Producing 'Zombies vs. Robots;' Watch Liam Neeson in First 'Run All Night' Trailer

damian-lewis-lebron-james-moyer-paquin-snacks.jpgTV news and notes:

– Fresh off of his role on
“Homeland,” Damian Lewis has been announced for the cast of the BBC/PBS production “Wolf Hall.” Lewis will play Henry VIII, alongside Mark Rylance, portraying Thomas Cromwell. The series, which will air as part of
“Masterpiece” on PBS, is an adaptation of Hillary Mantel’s novel of the same

jennifer-lopez-oct-2011-gi.jpgJennifer Lopez is coming to ABC Family, both behind the scenes and potentially in front of the camera.

Lopez and her producing partner, Simon Fields, are developing a drama project with the cable channel about a lesbian couple and their kids, Deadline reports. The couple — one a police officer, the other a teacher — has one biological son and two adopted kids and takes in… Continue reading Jennifer Lopez producing drama about a lesbian couple for ABC Family

Hayek Producing Animated Adaptation of Gibran’s The Prophet

Khalil Gibran’s best known fictional work “The Prophet” is being adapted for the big screen in a new production that will involve collaborations across many borders. In this adaptation, each of the 89-year old classic’s chapters will be directed by a different award-winning filmmaker, with Roger Allers (The Lion King) responsible for the connective through-line narrative.

Pre-production is scheduled to begin this month, with Salma Hayek producing… Continue reading Hayek Producing Animated Adaptation of Gibran's The Prophet

Move over, Ashton! Jessica Alba is the newest Hollywood heavyweight producing a Twitter-based sitcom for CBS. Don’t worry it’s not as bad as it sounds — the script has been written by Twitter comedienne Kelly Oxford. Alba is set to produce a sitcom, entitled Mother of All Something, based on Oxford’s dark brand of comedy. […] Continue reading Jessica Alba Producing Twitter-Inspired CBS Sitcom “Mother Of All Something”