Shortly thereafter, Mean Girls director Mark Waters signed on the helm the film with a script by Johnny Rosenthal, Entourage‘s Doug Ellin and If I Stay‘s Shauna Cross Tony Cox and Brett Kelly were also said to return as Marcus and the Kid.Production is expected to being in January. Things are moving very quickly for Bad[...]
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Mean Girls director Mark Waters has signed on to direct Bad Santa 2, the long-delayed sequel to the 2003 Billy Bob Thornton comedy about a ne'er-do-well mall Santa who almost makes good The script is by Johnny Rosenthal, Entourage's Doug Ellin and If I Stay's Shauna Cross.The site also reports Tony[...]
The new plan is for Mark Waters' Vampire Academy to open a week earlier, on February 7th.Here's a couple of brief promos for the film that only hint at the bite and burn in Daniel Waters' screenplay.[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ch_p6Yg-vcs[/youtube][youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aDfRAiUR_WE[/youtube]Last time the younger Waters directed a film based on a YA book we got The Spiderwick Chronicles, one[...]
I love Daniel Waters' writing so much, I'd be on the edge of my seat waiting for a new takeaway menu if I knew he'd turned his hand to it.
Will it have the sharp teeth of screenwriter Dan Waters' Heathers, or the everlasting life of director Mark Waters' Mean Girls? That remains to be seen.The "teen vampire story" has earned something of a bad name and while I don't really have any vested interest in seeing the genre redefined or "saved" it would certainly[...]
The original story follows.The rather exceptional screenwriter Daniel Waters is working with his brother, director Mark Waters for the first time.The end result is film version of Richelle Mead's first Vampire Academy novel, Blood Sisters If this has a relationship to typical YA vampromance fare anything like the one that that Heathers had to 80s teen movies, a[...]
Mark Waters, the director of Mean Girls, is to direct a feature film based upon the Vampire Academy novels by Richelle Mead Better still, Mark's brother Dan has written the screenplay.That's Dan Waters, the author of Heathers, the greatest screenplay of all time.Okay, that's arguable But I'll happily have that argument any day of the[...]
I've got a hunch that Mark Waters, Carrey's director on the recently-wrapped Mr Popper's Penguins, will be in pole position at this stage He certainly showed the right skillset with The Spiderwick Chronicles.*I think the Ark of the Covenant, the Holy Grail and Crystal Skulls are pretty Ripleyan, or Fortean, in the first place[...]