‘Creepshow’, Shudder’s First Long-Form Original, Sets Stories From Sci-Fi Masters – TCA
The inaugural six-episode season of Creepshow from The Walking Dead executive producer/director Greg Nicotero will feature an adaptation of a Stephen King story, as well as segments from other acclaimed horror writers.
The AMC Networks' premium streaming service for thriller, suspense and horror has started production in Atlanta, Ga. on the segments, which is its first long-form original TV series. The horror series is based on the 1982 anthology film written by Stephen… Read
Richard Schiff Confirms Talks Of Long-Rumored ‘The West Wing’ Reboot
Good news for fans of The West Wing — a reboot might be on the horizon. Actor Richard Schiff recently revealed that he has talked to show creator Aaron Sorkin about bringing the popular drama back to television.
“Aaron has said he wanted it to happen,” Schiff said on his appearance on the Popcorn Talk Network’s I Could Never Be. The Emmy winner who played Toby Ziegler on the series said that Sorkin “might go with a new administration, in which case, you know, some of us… Read
‘Halloween’s Jamie Lee Curtis On Decision To Ignore Narrative Turns Of Prior Franchise Sequels – Toronto Studio
Tonight in Toronto, Laurie Strode makes a triumphant return to cinemas with David Gordon Green's Halloween. While the latest installment of John Carpenter's iconic horror franchise—centering on the murderous, masked Michael Meyers—is the first to hit theaters in over a decade, Green's contribution to the canon goes back much further than that.
In fact, Green's Halloween—co-written by regular collaborator (and former college classmate) Danny McBride—looks all the way back… Read
‘The Predator’ Stars Bring Ex-Soldiers’ Dysfunction To Sci-Fri Franchise – Toronto Studio
Like the ragtag group of ex-soldiers they were playing, the stars of The Predator didn’t know what they were in for, signing up for Shane Black’s 2018 reboot of the franchise—but they were satisfied with where they ended up, and the rapport that developed between them over time.
Approached for the project, actor and comedian Keegan-Michael Key saw that the Predator sequel checked two of the usual boxes—an exciting franchise update and a visionary filmmaker were both on… Read
‘The Facts Of Life’ Reboot In the Works With Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way & Jessica Biel In Talks To Produce
EXCLUSIVE: Another classic 1980s sitcom is eyeing a comeback. I hear a reboot of The Facts of Life is in early stages at Sony Pictures TV, with Appian Way, the company run by Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Davisson, in negotiations to produce the project alongside Jessica Biel via her Iron Ocean Films. The potential series is currently looking for a writer. The studio declined comment.
The Facts of Life, a spinoff of Diff'rent Strokes, aired on NBC from 1979-88, making… Read