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Fire and Fury

Michael Wolff's 'Fire and Fury' Gets a Director for TV Adaptation

Jay Roach (Game Change) has been tapped to direct and executive producer a television adaptation of Michael Wolff's salacious White House tell-all novel, Fire and Fury Roach had been attached to an HBO movie about the 2016 election, but he has since moved on since the project was halted He has made quite a name[...]

Casting Roundup: Bryan Cranston, Adam Sandler, Matt Bomer And More

Jay Roach is directing a film called Trumbo and Cranston will play the titular blacklisted writer, Dalton Trumbo Trumbo was imprisoned and blacklisted for refusing Congressional questioning, but continued to secretly write under fake names, churning out hits like Roman Holiday Well, Cranston already has three Emmys, about time to add an Oscar [Deadline]• Kristin[...]

Casting Roundup: Bradley Cooper, Ben Whishaw, Transformers 4 And More

Linda Ge writes for Bleeding Cool.Another YA adaptation rolls the dice, Ron Howard gets his Herman Melville and more casting news of the day.• Bradley Cooper will produce and most likely play one of the two lead roles in Warner Bros' Lance Armstrong biopic Red Blooded American that Jay Roach is directing Cooper must really[...]

Red Band Trailer For Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis Comedy, The Campaign

I was surfing on adrenalin.I'm very interested to see the full film, not least because director Jay Roach has, with Game Change and particularly Recount, shown a real keenness on actual political satire I suspect there's going to be some of that here, in between the.. Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakisness Could be a winning[...]

Mike Myers Has Signed On For Austin Powers 4 – UPDATED With Doubts

It's not too much of a stretch that Myers will pick up the pen again, and Jay Roach will grab the microphone.The first hurdle for the production to jump would be the considerable time since Myers was last on screen in a comedy role; the second would be that this last time was, in fact,[...]