ABC Buys ‘We All Got Junk’ Semi-Autobiographical Family Comedy From Stephen Schneider & Will Gluck

ABC Buys ‘We All Got Junk’ Semi-Autobiographical Family Comedy From Stephen Schneider & Will Gluck

ABC has put in development single-camera comedy We All Got Junk from actor-writer Stephen Schneider, producer Will Gluck and ABC Studios. Written and executive produced by Schneider, We All Got Junk is inspired by the successful recycling business founded by Schneider and his brothers. It follows a scrappy working-class family struggling to keep their company afloat while navigating the personality clashes that come along with running a family business, where at any given…Read full story

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‘John Wick: Chapter 3’ Will Shoot You in the Face on May 17, 2019

‘John Wick: Chapter 3’ Will Shoot You in the Face on May 17, 2019

“People keep asking if I’m back and I haven’t really had an answer…but yeah, I’m thinking I’m back.” Seven months after John Wick: Chapter 2 arrived in theaters and promptly blew everyone’s faces off with its distinctive blend of action movie mania, Lionsgate has set a release date for John Wick: Chapter 3. And this release date finds the little series that could graduate to the big leagues. Lionsgate and Summit have announced that the third entry in the greatest American action series of the 21st century (I’ll go there) will open…

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‘John Wick: Chapter 3’ Is Ready to Shoot Summer 2019 in the Head

‘John Wick: Chapter 3’ Is Ready to Shoot Summer 2019 in the Head

The John Wick series has evolved from sleeper hit to summer tentpole for Lionsgate. The first film opened in October 2015, the second film opened in February 2017, and now we have a release date for the third installment. THR’s Borys Kit’s reports that John Wick: Chapter 3 has been set for May 17, 2019. That’s a pretty big jump for a film that started out as a tight action thriller. While I don’t expect the tone of the franchise to change drastically, getting a plum date right at the…

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The Method To The Madness Of ‘Mother!’s Marketing – Box Office

The Method To The Madness Of ‘Mother!’s Marketing – Box Office

When Darren Aronofsky’s Black Swan came out of the fall film festival circuit seven years ago, the pic was promptly teed up for Oscar season with many bewitched by Natalie Portman’s graceful turn as a tormented ballerina who notches the lead in Swan Lake.  Fox Searchlight ensured that the movie was protected theatrically in what was a pretty fierce awards season that included such competition as The Social Network and The King’s Speech. As such, they platformed Black Swan…Read full story

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Latest season of ‘Game of Thrones’ on DVD promises never-before-seen moments

Latest season of ‘Game of Thrones’ on DVD promises never-before-seen moments

For those anxiously awaiting the eighth and final season of Games of Thrones, but can’t sit still until 2019, the digital download and Blu-ray and DVD releases of Season 7 should hold you over. SEE ALSO: ‘Game of Thrones’ will shoot many endings for Season 8 because the true enemy is spoilers Starting Dec. 12, the season that just ended last month will be available in a box set. But it’s not just a chance to replay scenes of Daenerys Targaryen and her dragon children. Audio commentaries will accompany every…

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Scripps Networks CEO Could See $91.6M Golden Parachute In Sale To Discovery

Scripps Networks CEO Could See $91.6M Golden Parachute In Sale To Discovery

Scripps Networks CEO Ken Lowe could enjoy a $91.6 million golden parachute from his company’s agreement to sell to Discovery Communications, according to an SEC filing today. His package would consist of $20.0 million in cash severence, $37.4 million in equity, $9.1 million from pension enhancements, $174,605 in benefits, and a $24.9 million tax gross-up. Scripps shareholders will have a chance to air their view of the payout in an SEC-mandated advisory vote on the golden…Read full story

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