Category Archives: Books

‘The Devil Wears Prada’ Director David Frankel to Direct ‘Beautiful Ruins’

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Deadline reported, The Devil Wears Prada director David Frankel is currently in negotiations to direct the film adaptation of New York Times Bestselling Novel ‘Beautiful Ruins.’ Written by Jess Walter; Sam Mendes, who was orginally attached to direct it, will be stepping down to produce through his production company Neal Street with Julie Pastor and Karen Rosenfelt.  You can read the […]

Netflix Acquires Film Rights of Upcoming Novel ‘Tell Me Everything’

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Deadline reported, Netflix has acquired the film rights to the upcoming novel of Cambria Brockman titled Tell Me Everything. You can read the synopsis of the book below: Brockman’s debut novel, which Ballantine recently acquired at auction for a June 2019 street date, is set at an elite college in small-town New England and follows the shifting […]

Lamar Johnson and Jerod Haynes Joins ‘Native Son’ Based from Richard Wright’s Novel

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Deadline reported, Lamar Johnson and Jerod Haynes have been cast in Native Son. It’s the adaptation of Richard Wright novel. Johnson and Haynes are joining Ashton Sanders (Moonlight), Nick Robinson (Love, Simon), Bill Camp,  Margaret Qualley, and Sanaa Lathan. Suzan-Lori Parks pen the script while  Rashid Johnson is attached to direct. Johnson and Haynes will play as the, “longtime friends of Sanders’ lead character […]

Universal Pictures and Marc Platt Acquires ‘The Prince and the Dressmaker’ by Jen Wang

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Deadline reports, Universal Pictures and Marc Platt have acquired the film rights of The Prince and the Dressmaker. It’s a YA graphic novel from Jen Wang. The story follows the dressmaker Frances and Prince Sebastian.  You can read the synopsis of the book below: Paris, at the dawn of the modern age: Prince Sebastian is looking for […]

Dungeons & Dragons To Be Adapted Into Video Games

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Dungeons and Dragons is set to be adapted for video games based on the unpublished work by Gary Gygax. Fig, a community funding and publishing platform has signed a deal with the Gygax Trust (in charge of the late Gary Gygax intellectual property). Gygax was the co-creator of Dungeons and Dragons who passed away in […]

Steven Spielberg Set To direct DC’s Blackhawk Film Adaption

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Steven Spielberg (Ready Player One) has signed to direct a film adaption of the DC Comics property Blackhawk. Blackhawk was the leader of the Blackhawk Squadron, an elite group of pilots that fought in World War II. It is unknown if the setting for the character will be changed for the film adaption. Blackhawk was […]

Read more About the ‘Trouble Never Sleeps’ by Stephanie Tromly

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Happily Ever After gets a serious makeover in this swoony, non-stop, thrill-ride of a conclusion Trouble Is a Friend of Mine follows the story of crime-solving duo Zoe and Digby as they try to solve a decade-old-cold case; with the help of their friends they will unravel the biggest mystery of their lifetime. As part of […]

Paramount Acquires Middle Grade Novel ‘Aru Shah And The End Of Time’

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Deadline reported, Paramount Pictures has acquired the movie rights of middle grade novel ‘Aru Shah and the End Of Time’  through an auction.  Aru Shah is the first published novel from Rick Riordan Presents written by Roshani Chokshi, the new Disney Hyperion imprint by the bestselling author of Percy Jackson series.  You can read the synopsis below: The […]

Bruna Papandrea Options Novel ‘How Hard Can It Be?’ by Allison Pearson

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Deadline reported, Big Little Lies producer Bruna Papandrea has optioned How Hard Can It Be? by Allison Pearson. It’s being set up for a TV series under the production company Made Up Stories. You can read the synopsis of the novel below: How Hard Can It Be? picks up the story of Kate Reddy as she approaches her 50th […]

Watch the Official Trailer of Lifetime ‘YOU’ Starring Penn Badgley

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Based from the bestselling novel of Caroline Kepnes, Lifetime officially unveil the the trailer of ”You.’  Written by Greg Berlanti and Sera Gamble, the cast includes Penn Badgley, Elizabeth Lail, Luca Padovan, Zach Cherry, and Shay Mitchell, with a special guest appearance by John Stamos. Synopsis: When a brilliant bookstore manager crosses paths with an aspiring writer, his answer […]