Category Archives: Books

Kathleen Robertson To Adapt Novel ‘The Possibilities’ by Kaui Hart Hemmings

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According to Deadline, actress Kathleen Robertson is set to adapt the sequel of novel ‘The Descendents’ titled The Possibilities by Kaui Hart Hemmings.  Fox Searchlight’s Helen Estabrook and Jason Reitman are attached to direct and produce. The Possibilities was originally published in 2014. Theh novel is set in Colardo where Sarah St. John is still grieving the loss of her […]

CBS Television Studios Acquires Novel ‘UNSUB’ by Meg Gardiner

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Deadline reported, CBS Television Studios has acquired the rights of UNSUB. It’s the upcoming novel of Meg Gardiner, the first book in a series. It’s set to release on June 27 under Dutton, Penguin Random House’s imprint. Carl Beverly and Sarah Timberman, will serve as executive producers under Timberman-Beverly Productions together with The Story Factory’s Shane […]

Spike Releases New Trailer for Upcoming TV Series ‘The Mist’

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Spike releases new trailer for upcoming TV series ‘The Mist.’  Based on a story by Stephen King, Spike’s THE MIST centers around a small town family that is torn apart by a brutal crime. As they deal with the fallout an eerie mist rolls in, suddenly cutting them off from the rest of the world […]

Catherine Hardwicke to Direct And Produce ‘The Raven Cycle’ by Maggie Stiefvater

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Hypable reported, The Raven Cycle by Maggie Stiefvater is getting its own television series. Catherine Hardwicke is attached to direct and produce. You can read the full news below: Maggie Stiefvater just revealed on Twitter that her beloved four-book series, which was completed last April with the publication of The Raven King, will be adapted […]

Paramount Acquires YA novel ‘Labyrinth Lost’

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Paramount Acquires YA novel ‘Labyrinth Lost’ According to The Hollywood Reporter, the first book in Zoraida Cordova’s YA series about witches has been acquired by Paramount. The novel is set in Brooklyn which follows the story of Alejandra Mortiz, who comes from a powerful generation of witches. At her Deathday celebration, she casts a spell that strips […]

Miles Heizer Cast in The Film Adaptation of YA Novel ‘Simon Vs The Homo Sapiens Agenda’

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Deadline reported, Miles Heizer from 13 Reasons Why has been cast in the film adaptation of YA novel ‘Simon Vs The Homo Sapiens Agenda.’ Directed by CW’s Greg Berlanti, the book with the same title  is written by Becky Albertalli.  The film is lso starring Nick Robinson, Jennifer Garner, Katherine Langford, Alexandra Shipp, Logan Miller and Talitha Bateman. Fox 2000 will distribute.

Gemma Chan Joins Warner Bros. Adaptation of ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

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Variety reported, Gemma Chan has been tapped to play Astrid in the Warner Bros.’ adaptation of Crazy Rich Asians. Chan is joining Constance Wu and Michelle Yeoh. Her role is the heiress of an extremely affluent Chinese-Singaporean family, Chan’s character is also the cousin of Nick (Henry Golding). The film is set to be directed by Jon […]

Golden Brooks Joins Fox’s Film Adaptation of YA Novel ‘The Darkest Minds’

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Variety reported, Golden Brooks has join the cast of Fox’s film adaptation of YA novel The Darkest Minds. Jennifer Yuh Nelson (Kung Fu Panda 3) is attached to direct. Based from the YA best-selling trilogy of Alexandra Bracken. Shawn Levy’s 21 Laps company with Dan Levine and Dan Cohen. Chad Hodge is writing the screenplay.  Brooks is also joining […]

Anonymous Content acquires rights to ‘Sleeping Beauties’ for TV

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Anonymous Content has acquired rights to Stephen and Owen King’s Sleeping Beauties! It is being adapted for TV! In a very competitive situation, Anonymous Content has landed the rights to Sleeping Beauties, the upcoming supernatural/suspense novel by horror master Stephen King and his son, Owen King. Anonymous will be partnering with the Kings to develop […]

Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg to adapt ‘Invincible’

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Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg to adapt the comic book Invincible! Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg have come on board to adapt Robert Kirkman’s comic book “Invincible” as a movie for Universal, sources confirmed to Variety. The duo will write, direct, and produce the pic through their Point Grey banner. Kirkman will also produce, via […]