Dave McNary

Posted by | January 31, 2018
Film News Roundup: Chrissy Metz to Star in Faith-Based Movie ‘The Impossible’

In today’s film news roundup, Chrissy Metz gets a feature gig, “Los Angeles Overnight” gets a release date, and TriCoast starts an art-house label. CASTING “This Is Us” star Chrissy...

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Posted by | January 31, 2018
‘Riverdale’ Star KJ Apa to Lead Romantic Comedy ‘The Last Summer’

“Riverdale” star KJ Apa has been signed to lead the ensemble cast for Gulfstream Pictures’ romantic comedy “The Last Summer.” Gulfstream principal Bill Bindley is directing from a script he...

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Posted by | January 29, 2018
‘Mudbound’ Writer Virgil Williams to Adapt Denzel Washington’s ‘A Journal for Jordan’

Sony has hired Oscar-nominated writer Virgil Williams to adapt Dana Canedy’s “A Journal for Jordan” into a film. Todd Black from Escape Artists is producing with Denzel Washington. Washington is...

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Posted by | January 8, 2018
Alison Cross to Be Honored by Writers Guild With Paddy Chayefsky Award

Veteran television writer-producer Alison Cross has been selected to receive the Writers Guild of America West’s Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television Writing Achievement. Cross will be honored at the...

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Posted by | January 4, 2018
Writers Guild Awards: ‘Get Out,’ ‘Call Me by Your Name,’ ‘Lady Bird’ Nab Nominations

Jordan Peele’s script for “Get Out” has landed a Writers Guild of America nomination for top original screenplay, along with Greta Gerwig’s “Lady Bird,” Guillermo del Toro and Vanessa Taylor’s...

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