Bloom has announced that they are handling international sales on Danny Strong’s drama Rebel in the Rye, which will star Nicholas Hoult (Mad Max: Fury Road, X-Men: Apocalypse) as legendary author JD Salinger. Written and directed by Strong, the screenplay was adapted from the Kenneth Slawenski biography, JD Salinger: A Life.
He’s been a hapless hero of the small and big screens, and now Spongebob SquarePants is about to try his luck on stage. “The end is near,” reads Monday’s press announcement of The SpongeBob Musical, bound for Chicago and Broadway. “Only one sponge can save the day. But he’s going to need help from some of the greatest songwriters in rock and pop music history.”
American horror film director Wes Craven, creator of the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise, has died aged 76. US media reports that Craven died at his Los Angeles home on Sunday from brain cancer.
Straight Outta Compton continued to rule the box office for the third weekend in a row, holding off a spirited charge by the faith-based film War Room. Compton triumphed again with $13.2 million in a dog-day, late-August box office battle, according to studio estimates.
After over 2 years of on-and-off viewing, I completed by binge of NBC’s The West Wing just hours ago. It was a ride. Seasons 1-4 some of the finest television I’ve ever seen, the remaining three equally gripping- be it for different reasons. I’d be lying if I said I was sad to be finished; it really did feel like time. In this article, i’m going to briefly discuss some of my favourite and least favourite episodes from the classic show.
It was reported this week that Bruce Willis was exiting Woody Allen’s new project due to his commitments to bring Stephen King’s “Misery” to Broadway, though rumours circulated that Willis was let go by Allen because he didn’t feel he was right for the role. Now Deadline is reporting that Oscar nominated actor Steve Carell will be reuniting with Woody Allen for the first time in over ten years to replace Willis in said role.
Gotham follows one cop’s rise through a dangerously corrupt city teetering on the edge of evil and chronicles the birth of one of the most popular super heroes of our time. The series stars Ben McKenzie, Donal Logue, Sean Pertwee, Robin Lord Taylor, Erin Richards, David Mazouz, Camren Bicondova, Zabryna Guevara, Cory Michael Smith, Victoria Cartagena, Andrew Stewart Jones, and John Doman. Newcomers for the second season include Natalie Alyn Lind, Jessica Lucas, James Frain, and Michael Chiklis.