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Dune Images Galore Debut From The New Adaptation

Dune Images Galore Debut From The New Adaptation

It's a world that takes its power in details." He also took the time with fellow screenwriters Eric Roth and Jon Spaihts to spruce up the female parts of Dune, especially Ferguson's Lady Jessica: "Denis was very respectful of Frank's work in the book, [but] the quality of the arcs for much of the women[...]

One of Eric Roths Dune Scripts for Legendary was 200 Pages

One of Eric Roth's 'Dune' Scripts for Legendary was 200 Pages

(This was echoed by Brian Herbert, son of Frank and continuing author within the novels.) Which, for fans, is nice to hear because that means storylines and scenes won't be scrapped for time, theoretically.This would also explain why one of the turned in scripts for the feature was upwards of 200 pages.Screenwriter Eric Roth (Forrest Gump, A Star[...]

Denis Villeneuve Wants to Do at Least 2 Dune Movies

Denis Villeneuve Wants to Do at Least 2 Dune Movies

I’m going back to the book, and going to the images that came out when I read it.” Brian Herbert has tweeted several times about the status of a script for the upcoming retelling, saying that he's seen a second draft from screenwriter Eric Roth, and that it's good.There have not been any updates on casting yet.[...]

House of Cards Season 6: Netflix Resumes Production on Final Season

House of Cards Season 6: Netflix Resumes Production on Final Season

In the beginning of December, Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos stated that production would begin in mid-January on an abbreviated with Wright as the lead.[caption id="attachment_511554" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Netflix[/caption]Joining Wright, Lane and Kinnear on the final season of Netflix's award-winning original series are Michael Kelly, Jayne Atkinson, Patricia Clarkson, Constance Zimmer, Derek Cecil,[...]

House Of Cards: Netflix Suspends Season 6 Production

House Of Cards: Netflix Suspends Season 6 Production

Variety reported yesterday that Netflix is considering three new series that would be set in the Frank Underwood universe; including one that would focus on political aide-de-camp Doug Stamper (Michael Kelly), with executive producer Eric Roth (The Alienist) set to pen the series. Coming less than 24 hours after the announcement that Season 6 would be[...]

Reboot Of Frank Herberts Dune Has A Writer And Its Not The Best Of News

Reboot Of Frank Herbert's Dune Has A Writer And It's Not The Best Of News

Denis Villeneuve (Arrival, Sicario) directing.That's all good and well, but now Variety is reporting that Eric Roth has been tapped to adapt the novel into a screenplay On the one hand, Roth wrote the screenplay of Forrest Gump (and won an Oscar for his efforts) and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, but he's also the writer of[...]