Screenwriting News (April 9-April 15, 2012)

April 15th, 2012 by

Sean Anders and John Morris (Hot Tub Time Machine) to rewrite “3 Mississippi” for Warner Bros.

Variety feature on Judd Apatow.

Andrew Barrer and Gabriel Ferrari to write reboot of “Sabrina the Teenage Witch for Sony.

Steve Conrad (The Pursuit of Happyness) sells comedy pitch “Business Trip” to New Regency.

Joe Gazzam (21 Jump Street) to write untitled Hawaii family adventure movie for Disney.

Corey Goodman and Jeremy Lott sell sci-fi action spec script “Lore” to Warner Bros.

Roger Hobbs sells screen rights and blind script commitment to Warner Bros. for his novel “The Ghostman”.

Brian Koppelman and David Levien (Rounders) with thriller project “Runner, Runner” for New Regency.

Dennis Lehane (Mystic River) sells latest novel “Live By Night” to Warner Bros.

Danny McBride to adapt Danish movie “Clown” for Warner Bros.

Nancy Meyers (It’s Complicated) sets up comedy “The Intern” with Tina Fey attached at Paramount.

Wentworth Miller sells spec thriller “The Disappointments Room to Voltage Pictures and Killer Films.

Sascha Rothchild and Randy Barnes sell comedy pitch “Status Update” to Paramount.

Rodney Rothman (The Five Year Engagement) sells untitled mob comedy pitch to Warner Bros. with Steve Carell attached.

Collider interview with Jon Spaihts.

Nicholas Sparks signs a first-look deal with Warner Horizon.

Max Werner script “The Has-Beens” lands director Seth Gordon for New Line.

Ti West (The Innkeeper) to adapt horror novel “Bedbugs” for Tango Pictures.

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