Sunday, March 12, 2017

Screenwriting News (March 6-March 12, 2017)

This week’s writing deals and movie project news.

Pete Barry sells spec script “Marian” to Sony Pictures Entertainment.

Macon Blair sells road trip comedy spec script “The Shitheads” to Imperative Entertainment, Tracy Morgan and Luke Wilson attached to star.

Randy Brown adapting nonfiction book “The Boy Who Knew Too Much” for Twentieth Century Fox.

John Collee adapting video game “Just Cause” for Twentieth Century Fox, Jason Momoa to star, Brad Peyton to direct.

Joe Eszterhas sells religious drama spec script “Our Lady of Guadalupe” to MGM.

Drew Goddard sells thriller spec script “Bad Times at the El Royale” to 20th Century Fox, Goddard to direct.

Liz Hannah spec script “The Post” which sold in November 2016 and made the 2016 Black List moving forward with Steven Spielberg to direct, Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep to start.

Justin Kremer 2013 Black List script “Bury the Lead” with Elston Films and Anthony Hemingway to direct.

Chris Sparling adapting novel “Land of the Living” for Storyscape Entertainment.


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