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Dakota Fanning cast in TNT's adaptation of The Alienist

When Caleb Carr was writing his 1994 novel The Alienist , he had a feeling that the story could be the basis of a great movie. Hollywood clearly agreed with him - the film rights were purchased nearly a year before the book hit store shelves. Unfortunately, the film version could never quite get off the ground despite the involvement of well known producers and directors and the...
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01.16.2017
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Hugo Weaving may have been in consideration for It's new Pennywise

When Cary Fukunaga was putting together his adaptation of Stephen King's IT , which was supposed to start filming in 2015, some of the actors he considered for the role of the evil clown Pennywise were of the age range you'd probably expect: 55-year-old Mark Rylance, 46-year-old Ben Mendelsohn. However, the actor who ended up being cast was somewhat shockingly young:...
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11.30.2016
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Daniel Bruhl and Luke Evans to star on TNT's The Alienist

A year and a half ago, we heard that True Detective director Cary Fukunaga was attached to a TNT television series based on Caleb Carr's 1994 novel The Alienist . At the time, it was expected that Fukunaga would be directing the pilot episode, but now that the production is starting to move forward, it has been revealed that Fukunaga will be executive producing the series, while...
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11.28.2016
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It's the Booze Talkin': We can't wait to look in the Deadlights of IT again!

UPDATE: It looks like we didn't have to wait too long to get a glimpse of Pennywise. Check out the demonic clown here . We all have horrors that screwed with our childhood. Perhaps it was a beast hiding underneath the bed. Maybe it was a monster in the closet. Either way, whatever demons that haunted us felt all too real and extremely terrifying. And one thing that freaked me...
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07.12.2016
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Muschietti siblings join In Shadows, offer an update on Stephen King's It

MAMA director Andy Muschietti and his producing partner/sister Barbara Muschietti are in talks to produce IN SHADOWS , a supernatural thriller to be written and directed by Alex and David Pastor. Described as a "twisted coming-of-age story", IN SHADOWS focuses on  Jason, a man who comes out of prison after serving 20 years for an unspeakable crime and is forced...
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11.02.2015
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Cary Fukunaga discusses his departure from the It adaptation

Earlier this year came the disappointing news that TRUE DETECTIVE director Cary Fukunaga had dropped out of New Line Cinema's two part adaptation of the Stephen King epic IT after three years of developing the project and writing the screenplay with Chase Palmer. A production start date was nearing, casting had begun, Will Poulter was set to play the evil clown...
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09.03.2015
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Cary Fukunaga breaks silence on IT departure

A few months ago , we were all rocked by the disheartening news that Cary Fukunaga, who made such an indelible impression with the first season of True Detective, had departed the feature adaptation of Stephen King's IT . Fukunaga was an exciting and bold choice to helm the epic film - said to be a two-parter - but there was also little surprise to find he wasn't exactly jibing with New...
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08.18.2015
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Stephen King's It in talks for new director

New Line Entertainment's remake of Stephen King's IT suffered a huge blow when director Cary Fukunaga separated from the project in May, suspending the film indefinitely from its scheduled production date in June. However the producers (including Dan Lin, Roy Lee, Seth Grahame-Smith and David Katzenberg) of the two-part adaptation are currently in...
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07.16.2015
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UPDATE: Is Stephen King's IT adaptation still moving forward?

UPDATE: The original source updated their information, reporting that the film will indeed remain at New Line Cinema with no firm determination on location or shooting schedule. Go figure. This past weekend we were hit with some pretty tough news regarding the new adaptation of Stephen King’s IT , as it was announced that True Detective’s Cary Fukunaga dropped out of...
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05.27.2015
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Director Cary Fukunaga departs adaptation of Stephen King's It

Less than a month before filming was set to begin on Cary Fukunaga's two-part adaptation of Stephen King's epic novel IT , things have run into a wall, as the director has exited the project over creative differences. According to TheWrap , those differences were largely budgetary, as Fukunaga had been clashing with studio New Line Cinema over various issues, including...
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05.26.2015
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Will Poulter to play Pennywise in Cary Fukunaga's IT adaptation

We finally have the answer to who will don the red nose in Cary Fukunaga’s IT adaptation, as Variety reports that THE MAZE RUNNER star Will Poulter will take on the role of Pennywise, the evil clown in Stephen King’s classic novel. After considering older actors like Mark Rylance and Ben Mendelsohn for the iconic role, New Line wanted to take a different route and go...
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05.04.2015
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True Detective director Cary Fukunaga bringing The Alienist to TV

Cary Fukunaga, who made a name for himself with last year's fantastic HBO drama True Detective, has signed on to tackle another serial killer tale for television. Fukunaga will direct and produce The Alienist , which is based on Caleb Carr's 1994 novel. Paramount TV is producing, as are screenwriters Eric Roth (FORREST GUMP) and Hossein Amini (DRIVE).  The novel is about the...
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04.14.2015
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