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Pals since Adam Shankman directed him in Hairspray, the choreographer is so worried about Zac Efron and his recent behavior that he’s offered to be his sober coach, radio detection and rangingOnline.com is exclusively reporting.

Shankman, 49, checked into a rehab treatment facility in December and asked that “friends and family support him and wish him well on his journey… Continue reading ‘Hairspray’ Director Adam Shankman Reaches Out To Zac Efron: I’ll Be Your Sober Coach!

Adam Shankman Takes The Nutcracker

November 30, 2011

shankman nutcracker Adam Shankman Takes The NutcrackerNew Line Cinema has attached Adam Shankman to direct an adaptation of The Nutcracker, Deadline reports. This take arrives from Jack the Giant Killer screenwriter Darren Lemke.

Most famously adapted as a ballet by Tchaikovsky in the late 19th century, the tale originated as a short story by E.T.A. Hoffmann in 1816. In it, a young girl’s dolls come to life on