Category Archives: Books

John Legend to Produce YA Novel ‘Long Way Down’ by Jason Reynolds

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Variety reported, Universal has won the bidding war for the film adaptation of New York Times bestselling novel Long Way Down.  Michael De Luca is attached to produce along with singer John Legend under Michael De Luca Productions and Get Lifted Film Co. Long Way Down is a YA novel by Jason Reynolds. You can read the […]

Katherine Langford to Star in Film Adaptation of YA Novel ‘Spontaneous’ by Aaron Starmer

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Deadline reported, Katherine Langford has been cast as the female lead of Spontaneous.  It’s the film adaptation of a YA novel of the same name by Aaron Starmer. Langford will play Mara Carlyle, the narrator of the story who’s simply trying to make it through her senior’s graduation while all of her classmates poop like a balloon. Brian […]

Ari Sandel to Direct the Sequel to ‘Goosebumps’

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Variety reported, Ari Sandel is set to direct the sequel to “Goosebumps.” Sony will produce the movie, and it’s still unclear what the plotline of the sequel will be. They currently have two versions under development. The first script will feature original character Jack Black and the other does not.  The slated release date is September […]

Lauren Schmidt Hissrich to adapt ‘The Witcher’

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Netflix is home to the adaption of The Witcher with Lauren Schmidt Hissrich taking the lead! Lauren Schmidt Hissrich will adapt fantasy saga “The Witcher” into a series for Netflix, Variety has learned. Like the stories on which it is based, Netflix’s “The Witcher” chronicles monster hunters who, with training and body modification, develop supernatural abilities at […]

Netflix Acquires the Film Rights of ‘Old Man’s War’ by John Scalzi

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Deadline reported, Netflix has bought the film rights of ‘Old Man’s War’ by John Scalzi.  It’s a modern sci-fiction, there’s six-books in the series. Jon Shestack Productions and Madhouse Entertainment are attached to produce. You can read the synopsis of Old Man’s War below: John Perry did two things on his 75th birthday. First he visited his wife’s grave. Then […]

Fox Acquires Film Rights of John Green’s ‘Turtles All the Way Down’

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Variety reported, Fox has acquired the film rights of John Green’s latest novel, Turtles All the Way Down. Green will executive while Temple Hill will oversee the project. You can read the full details below: Having hit box office gold with “The Fault in Our Stars,” the studio has optioned the rights to Green’s latest tween tale, […]

Anonymous Content Acquire Novels ‘The Sandman’ and ‘The Hypnotist’ by Lars Kepler

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Anonymous Content has bought the novels The Sandman and The Hypnotist by Lars Kepler. According to Deadline, Anonymous Content plan to adapt The Sandman into a film adaptation with Kepler and Niclas Salomonsson as executive producers while The Hypnotist is headed for a TV series adaptation. Paramount Television is set to spearhead the project with Kerry Kohansky-Roberts and Steve Golin as producers.  Lars Kepler is […]

Watch the Epic Final Trailer of ‘MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE’

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20th Century Fox has released the epic final trailer for MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE. Witness the last chapter in the trilogy from director Wes Ball. Watch the epic final trailer here: Starring by Dylan O’Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Giancarlo Espositio, Aidan Gillen, Ki Hong Lee, Barry Pepper, Patricia Clarkson. MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH […]

Willa Fitzgerald In Negotiations With THE GOLDFINCH

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Willa Fitzgerald is in talks to co-star in a film adaption of the novel The Goldfinch alongside Ansel Elgort. The Goldfinch follows Theodore Decker (Elgort) who, after surviving a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art that kills his mother, is taken in by a wealthy Upper East Side family. Fitzgerald is looking to take on the […]

Exclusive: Lily Anderson Talks About Latest Novel ‘NOT NOW, NOT EVER’

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Today, we are hosting Lily Anderson in Hollywood News Source to talk about her latest novel NOT NOW, NOT EVER. It is her sophomore book which is a classic rom-com inspired by The Importance of Being Ernest.  NOT NOW, NOT EVER follows the story of Elliot Gabaroche who smartly deceived her parents to send her to a nerd summer […]