Production has begun on the film adaptation of Lauren Oliver’s young adult novel, Before I fall, by Awesomeness Films. The comedy will by directed by Ry Russo-Young and written by Maria Maggenti, Lauren Oliver, and Gina Prince-Bythewood. Ry Russo-Young is best known for her work on Nobody Walks and Orphans. Maggenti is best known for her work on Finding Carter and Without A Trace. Prince-Bythewood is best known for her work on Beyond the Lights and Love & Basketball. Lauren Oliver is best known for her young adult novels Panic, Vanishing Girls and the Delirium Trilogy. Continue reading
Broad Green Pictures is currently developing a feature film based on the bestselling novel, Orphan Train, written Christina Baker Kline. Orphan Train was published in 2013 and has sold more than two million copies in 35 countries.
Kline’s novel takes its name from the rains that regularly traveled from cities in the East Coast to the Midwest between 1854 and 1929 which carried thousands of abandoned children whose fates would be determined upon their arrival. Orphan Train is set in modern day Maine, and tells the intricate tale of two lives. Kline’s novel tells the stories of a 91-year-old Irish immigrant Vivian Daly, who was shipped from New York to Minnesota on the orphan train as a child and a 17-year-old Molly Ayer, who is on the brink of aging out of the foster care system. The two develop a very unlikely friendship when Molly is assigned the task of helping the older woman clean out her cluttered attic as part of her community service. Continue reading →
CBS Films is sign on to bring James Pattersons’ bestselling Middle School book series to the big screen. The upcoming family comedy, Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life, is written by Chris Bowman, Kara Holden, Hubbel Plamer and James Patterson and will be directed by Steve Carr. Carr is best known for directing films like Movie 43, Paul Blart: Mall Cop and Are We Done Yet? Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life will be produced by CBS Films, Michael Flynn and James Patterson.
James Pattersons’ Middle School book series centers on the life of Rafe Khatchadorian’s, his imaginary best friend Leo and his very tumultuous days as a student at Hills Village Middle School where he must use all of his wits to battle bullies, hormones and an insane principal. Continue reading →
Haunted is an upcoming independent Mystery/Thriller film written and directed by Mahum Jamal. This feature film will be produced by Doe-Eyed Pictures and is currently filming in the NYC area. Victoria Atkin (Assassin’s Creed) will star as Beatrice opposite newcomer Melany Bennett who wills tar as Uma and Karim Saleh (Iron Man 2) as Nico.
Haunted is a psychological thriller about a girl in her 20s who leaves her small hometown and heads to New York in the hopes that she can find herself in the Big Apple. However, she suddenly finds herself haunted by a presence she can neither see nor identify, she begins to have trouble distinguishing fiction from reality and falls deeper into a world of her perceptions. Continue reading →
I Quit is an empowering new Docu-series from Emmy-Award winning production house Screaming Flea Productions. Screaming Flea Productions are known for their groundbreaking series such as Hoarders and Sell This House. Their award-winning shows have aired on Lifetime, A&E, Discovery Channel, Oxygen and many other networks. Continue reading →
WWE is creating a new NXT Kids Show, giving young fans a chance to become a part of the WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) Family.
WWE has kept mum about the shows concept thus far, but has released a casting call giving us a little insight on what they may be planning for their new show. A portion of the show will feature talented kids doing on-air interviews and commentary work with NXT Superstars. The kids will also serve as announcers and in some cases presenters for NXT. Continue reading →
OWN has begun production on a new scripted and original drama series Greenleaf, created by Craig Wright. The upcoming drama series will be executive produced by Craig Wright, Oprah Winfrey and Lionsgate Television. Wright, a graduate from the United Theological Seminary of the Twins Cities and St. John’s University and a former minister, will write the scripts. Wright is known for his work on TV series Lost, Six Feet Under and United States of Tara. Winfrey has recently appeared and produced the Oscar Nominated film, Selma. Continue reading →
For years you have put off becoming a Mother or Father, you always thought that somehow you would find the time or the right person eventually. You were too busy climbing the ladder of success and building quite the career so you could become financially stable or you wanted to experience life before you were tied down to a family. Now your biological clock is ticking and you are ready to become a parent. Continue reading →
MTV’s groundbreaking and Award Winning hit series “True Life” is on the search for your fascinating True Life stories and your amazing first-person point of view. For almost two decades MTV has been blazing the trail of documentary storytelling, sharing the unique experiences and perspectives of young adults with the world. True Life has covered over 140 topics which include money issues, sexual topics, drug use, social behavior, Love triangles and extreme sports fanatics. Continue reading →
Emmy-Award winning producers, who have produced Mega Moms on Lifetime and We Are Young on NBC, are giving one couple and one family the opportunity of a Lifetime! The casting team at MysticArt Pictures is casting a new reality series called Trading Lives. The team is seeking one amazing married or engaged couple in their 20’s without children, and exceptional parents in their late 30’s or early 40’s, with at least 2 children, who want a chance to trade lives. Participants will be chosen from the Greater Los Angeles Area. Continue reading →
CASTING ALERT! NATIONWIDE – NEW MTV DOCU SERIES: ARE YOU READY TO LET GO OF A SECRET?
A brand new MTV series is looking to help anyone who is ready to let go of their darkest and most painful secret once and for all. The producers for this ground-breaking new series are seeking people willing to share their stories and unburden their secrets in a safe environment. MTV will give you the chance to finally set yourself free from your darkest secrets to those who are most important to you. Absolutely no more excuses. Definitely no more cover ups. Continue reading →
Game Show Network’s hit game show IDIOTEST, as seen on Ellen and the Today Show, is NOW CASTING another exciting season!
IDIOTEST is hosted by Ben Gleib and is a competitive game show that features teams of two competing to answer brain teasers and puzzle questions with the winning team advancing to a bonus round for the opportunity to win $10, 000. Continue reading →
Have you ever dreamed of taking a Wild Adventure? What if you were given the chance to answer your call to the wild, ditch your 9-to-5, and use your hidden skills for an exciting back-country adventure? Would you take it? All3media is giving a select group of participants the opportunity to get in touch with their wild side and take an extreme outdoor job in Alaska for One Week. The casting team with All3media has released a casting call seeking adventurous individuals who are willing to take a chance on this groundbreaking new reality series. Continue reading →
The hit HGTV TV series Tiny Luxury which follows a husband and wife duo as they build high-end tiny luxurious homes. The casting team for Tiny Luxury is currently seeking Families who are planning to build or buy their new tiny luxury home. Continue reading →
The incredible success of TV’s most gripping outbreak production The Walking Dead has caused an epidemic of it’s own – but fear not fans and aspiring performers, AMC has the cure and that cure is the spin-off series Fear the Walking Dead. Casting calls for roles of various sizes are being held soon for creator Robert Kirkman’s latest masterpiece.
Fear the Walking Dead is a companion series that shows the origins of the horrific apocalypse that ravages TV’s most watched cable drama. The story follows a new group of desperate, confused and extraordinarily brave survivors of the viral outbreak that has turned much of society into frightening, unrelenting zombies. The Walking Dead has shown millions of viewers the adventures of Rick and his gang of walker fighters in the Atlanta area and now fans worldwide get to see what is happening in Los Angeles and the west coast. Continue reading →