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Production Roundup August 8

Production Roundup August 8

Sandra Oh signs on for new Lynne Ramsay thriller, FX plans an Alien series, and Susan Sarandon headlines a Key West-set comedy Stone Mattress (Amazon Studios) Lynne Ramsay, best-known for tense thrillers like We Need to Talk About Kevin and You Were Never Really Here,...

Production Roundup July 25

Production Roundup July 25

Emily Blunt and Chris Evans team up for Netflix film, Kevin Costner directs a new Western, and Kevin Hart begins a Christmas comedy for Disney+ Pain Hustlers (Netflix) Emily Blunt (the Quiet Place franchise, Jungle Cruise) and Chris Evans (Captain America in the...

Production Roundup July 11

Production Roundup July 11

Jodie Comer headlines a new literary adaptation, Planet of the Apes receives a reboot, and Dune: Part II begins filming in Italy The End We Start From Jodie Comer, the star of Killing Eve, Free Guy and The Last Duel, will headline a thriller produced by Benedict...

Production Roundup July 5

Production Roundup July 5

John Krasinski prepares his next directorial project, The Rookie receives a Niecy Nash spinoff, and Ryan Gosling is set to star in a The Fall Guy film adaptation Imaginary Friends (Paramount) John Krasinski (Jack Ryan, A Quiet Place) is set to write, direct, produce...

Production Roundup June 27

Production Roundup June 27

AMC begins filming its new Walking Dead spinoff, Anna Kendrick stars in a true crime drama for ABC, and Michael Mann preps his Ferrari biopic Isle of the Dead (AMC) Production is ramping up for the latest spin-off of the popular zombie cable series. This plotline will...

Production Roundup June 20

Production Roundup June 20

Zoe Saldana stars in Taylor Sheridan's latest Parmount+ series, Pete Davidson joins a new David Michôd film, and Leonardo Dicaprio produces a new documentary about Sitting Bull Lioness (Paramount+) Zoe Saldana (Guardians of the Galaxy, Avatar) and Laysla De Oliveira...

Production Roundup June 13

Production Roundup June 13

Randall Park makes his directorial debut, Hilary Swank stars in a new ABC mystery, and CBS orders a new firefighter drama Shortcomings (Roadside Attractions) Fresh Off the Boat star Randall Park will take on directorial duties for the first time with an adaptation of...

Production Roundup June 6

Production Roundup June 6

Jamie Foxx set to produce new Fox crime series, and Walton Goggins will star in a new Amazon prime post-apocalyptic series Alert (Sony Pictures Entertainment) Jamie Foxx and The Blacklist showrunner John Eisdendrath are collaborating on a new police procedural for Fox...

Production Roundup May 31

Production Roundup May 31

Netflix poised to film a new superhero series, Matt Bomer stars in a Showtime thriller series, and Mia Wasikowska signs up for "cult thriller" Supacell (Netflix) After the success of Umbrella Academy, Netflix is developing a new superhero series from British director...