We are excited to announce the feature script Wyler from Michael Moskowitz is the latest to earn the TB Recommends Honor from the Tracking Board. The feature script is a Hollywood biopic that is sure to get the attention of people across the industry. Moskowitz is officially the first writer to earn the coveted TB Recommends honor in 2017 and the 20th TB Recommends writer overall.
In a sign that Viacom is ready to ramp up its output under the supervision of Shari Redstone and new CEO Bob Bakish, the media giant is preparing to hand over the reins of its crown jewel Paramount Pictures to former 20th Century Fox topper Jim Gianopulos and veteran studio executive and producer Michael De Luca, the Tracking Board has learned.
Golden Globe-nominated This is Us actress Mandy Moore is stepping into the world of YA novel adaptations with the forthcoming Darkest Minds. Moore is set to join Amandla Stenberg in the sci-fi thriller based on Alexandra Bracken’s YA trilogy, the Tracking Board has confirmed.
Veteran lit agent Bob Bookman is leaving Paradigm to form a new management/production company that will partner with former WMA agent-turned manager Alan Gasmer, the Tracking Board has learned.
At Paradigm, Bookman represented Tom Stoppard, Bill Broyles, John Irbing, Jojo Moyes, David Nicholls and Peter Moffat. It’s unclear which clients will be joining Bookman at his new standalone company, which does not have a name yet.
Orange is the New Black actress Laverne Cox is taking her on-screen prison experience to the female buddy cop comedy The Trustee. The ABC pilot will be produced by Elizabeth Banks and Max Handelman’s Brownstone Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television.
Season 2, Episode 15 – In this week’s Supergirl, on the heels of snatching up the DEO’s alien registry, Cadmus races to deport all aliens. Kara and Alex both spring to action, risking their careers in the process.
Season 1, Episode 2 – Taken does not improve in its second episode, and in fact gets even worse than its first, with watered down action sequences and characters you’ll struggle to truly invest yourself in.
Damien Chazelle and Ryan Gosling’s Neil Armstrong film gets a release date and Riverdale gets greenlit for a second season. Plus, a round-up of the day’s top entertainment news stories from around the web.
NBC is searching for a digital account executive and Crown Family Media Networks is on the hunt for a sales assistant and ad sales planner. This plus more in today’s jobs!
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