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Justice League

Justice League: Reportedly, Warner Bros. wants Chris Terrio, who won an Oscar for Argo and recently completed script work on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, to write the screenplay for Justice League. Terrio was brought onto Batman v Superman after David S. Goyer (Batman, Man of Steel) became ‘too busy’ with other projects to do another rewrite, and now they… Continue reading Movie News: 'Justice League' Gets a Writer; Watch a Trailer for 'The Death of Superman Lives'

Do you love Dumbo? Does its tale of a young, underdog character learning that he really had what it took to soar inside him all along resonate with you? Does just thinking about it put a smile on your face? If so, we hope you’re also a fan of the last few Transformers movies, because Disney has just hired screenwriter Ehren Kruger to not… Continue reading A Live-Action 'Dumbo' Movie Is Coming from the Writer of 'Transformers: Age of Extinction'

Sean Anders at the 'That's My Boy' Premiere on June 4, 2012Kevin Winter/Getty Images

This news is anything but horrible.

“Horrible Bosses 2″ has found a replacement for “Horrible Bosses” director Seth Gordon, who dropped out of the sequel in early August due to scheduling conflicts.

“We’re the Millers” co-writer Sean Anders has signed… Continue reading 'Horrible Bosses 2' Lines Up 'We're the Millers' Writer to Direct

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Love it or hate it, work on the “Prometheus” sequel, last year’s divisive “Alien” prequel (spin-off?), is moving ahead.

According to Variety, screenwriter Jack Palgen is the man for job. The writer is in talks to pen the sequel, which is said to be more of a stand-alone movie rather than something tied to the Ripley-led “Alien” series of films. Palgen wrote “Transcendence,”… Continue reading 'Prometheus' Sequel Gets a New Writer

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Writer Meredith Stiehm, 44, shares similarities with Homeland‘s Carrie Mathison (Claire Danes): both work in male-dominated places (Stiehm is the Showtime series’ sole female writer) and both have personal connections to bipolar disorder (Stiehm’s sister, like Carrie, suffers from the condition). Stiehm  has penned some of the series most acclaimed and talked about episodes, including season… Continue reading The Women Who Run TV: ‘Homeland’ writer Meredith Stiehm on Claire Danes, new FX pilot