Variety is reporting that Hulu have given a series order for the series adaptation of Erik Larson’s novel The Devil In The White City, which will star Keanu Reeves.
Deadline is exclusively reporting that MGM have secured a deal to develop a film project on Jim Jones, the 1970s religious cult leader, with Leonardo DiCaprio in final negotiations with the studio to produce and star in the film.
Deadline is exclusively reporting that Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Davisson’s Appian Way, Endeavor Content and Brad Weston’s Makeready have won the rights to develop the English-language remake of Thomas Vinterberg’s Academy Award-winning Best International Film, Another Round, which could also be a potential star vehicle for DiCaprio.
Deadline is reporting that Apple have given a series order to Shining Girls, a thriller based on Lauren Beukes’ best-selling novel The Shining Girls, which will star Elisabeth Moss, who will also be executive producing alongside Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way.
Deadline is exclusively reporting that Warner Bros. is in negotiations with Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi to direct the film adaptation of anime classic Akira.
The Tracking Board is exclusively reporting that Warner Bros. is looking at Jordan Peele to direct one of their future projects, with Akira currently being discussed.
Deadline exclusively reports that Paramount Pictures and Appian Way are to team up and develop a film about pioneering music producer Sam Phillips, with Leonardo DiCaprio set to play the title character.
Variety and The Hollywood Reporter are reporting that Jamie Dornan is in final negotiations with Lionsgate to play Will Scarlett in Robin Hood: Origins.
Speaking with Yahoo! Movies, George Miller admits turning down directing duties for the long awaited live action remake of the classic anime film Akira.