The Animation Picture Company has bought the script ZOMBIE PET SHOP from writer E.L. Katz, reports Variety.
Wolfgang Petersen has been tapped for Paramount Pictures' adaptation of John Scalzi's sci-fi novel OLD MAN'S WAR, reports Deadline.com.
Dwayne McDuffie, who wrote for comics and animated superhero series such as JUSTICE LEAGUE, has died, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Skydance Productions' head David Ellison is in talks to buy the rights to anime series STAR BLAZERS, reports Deadline.com.
Michael Bay is set to produce a film inspired by IDW comic ZOMBIES VS. ROBOTS, reports Deadline.com.
Jeffrey Scott explains how to use Microsoft Excel to help screenwriters develop their story structure
Warner Bros. has hired HARRY POTTER scribe Steve Kloves to rewrite its live-action adaptation of AKIRA, reports Variety.
Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa has been hired to rewrite the book for SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK, reported Deadline.com.
R. Scott Shields, who previously worked as a visual effects coordinator, has been hired to write a sci-fi script for SKYLINE's Colin and Greg Strause, reports Variety.
The King’s Speech was named Best Film at tonight’s Orange British Academy Film Awards, held at London’s Royal Opera House.
Jeffrey Scott gives step-by-step instructions to effectively turn Microsoft Word into a powerful screenwriting program.
Talk about inspiration just being in the air, a day after it was announced that DreamWorks has acquired a Harry Houdini/ Sir Arthur Conan Doyle script from J. Michael Straczynski, Deadline.com reveals that Syfy is in talks on a Harry Houdini/ Sir Arthur Conan Doyle series.
Shane Black (KISS KISS BANG BANG) has pitched his take on IRON MAN 3 to Marvel, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Melissa Rosenberg, who has adapted the TWILIGHT SAGA for the screen, is in talks to pen the reboot of HIGHLANDER, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
DreamWorks has picked up J. Michael Straczynski's script VOICES FROM THE DEAD, reports Deadline.com.
Warner Bros. is in talks to acquire HARKER, writers Lee Shipman & Brian McGreevy's reworking of DRACULA, reports Deadline.com.
Jerry Bruckheimer has picked up a space adventure from writer Jon Spaihts (PROMETHEUS), reports Variety.
CBS Films has picked up feature rights to Marie Lu's forthcoming fantasy novel LEGEND, reports Variety.
Jeffrey Scott reveals a screenwriting tip that can not only save writers time, but can make them quickly realize they have already written a lot more than they know.
After creator/exec producer/director Frank Darabont let go his entire writing staff on WALKING DEAD, there was speculation that he'd make TV history and forego a staff for season two.
Paramount has tapped Steve Zaillian (SCHINDLER'S LIST) to rework the latest Jack Ryan film, according The Hollywood Reporter.
Disney is in talks with TOY STORY 3 scribe Michael Arndt to pen SNOW AND THE SEVEN, reports Heat Vision.
Jeffrey Scott discusses the major differences between live-action and animating writing, and why, to a great extent, the television animation writer functions as a director.