Screenwriter Shane Black Directs Iron Man 3

The Hollywood Golden Boy who originally wrote Lethal Weapon and sold it at just 22 years old, Shane Black has gone on to enjoy both ever escalating success and paychecks. He will no doubt go down in film history as one of the highest paid screenwriters in the world having nabbed a cool $4 Million for 1996’s The Long Kiss ...

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Fountain-Based Screenwriting App For Mac: Slugline

A new screenwriting app for Macs called Slugline from filmmaker, Stu Maschwitz. Slugline is a Fountain-based app for writing screenplays and creating a draft output in industry-standard Final Draft format. Slugline uses Fountain to interpret the raw text, and display it as an industry-standard screenplay. Slugline works more like a simple, plain-text Markdown editor with the ability to easily convert that ...

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Screenwriters Phil Hay & Matt Manfredi and R.I.P.D. Official Trailer

HOLLYWOOD CA USA – The screenplay, written by Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi, centers on a murdered cop, recruited to work in the Rest in Peace Department, an undead police force whose job is to protect humanity from creatures cleverly disguised as ordinary people, refusing to pass into the afterlife. Based on the Dark Horse limited series comic of the same ...

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Black List Script to be Directed by Robert Lorenz

LOS ANGELES CA USA – Robert Lorenz, Clint Eastwood’s longtime producing partner has been attached to direct, “The Broken,” written by John Glosser. The Broken screenplay was first voted to the 2012 Black List. While there is no cast currently attached to the project, at least one Academy Award winner has expressed interest in playing in the lead role. Set ...

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Final Draft, Inc. to Deliver Secure, Private Cloud Solution

CALABASAS CA USA – Final Draft, Inc. announced today that they have selected Mezeo Software in order to deliver a secure, private, cloud solution to their customers. The cloud-enabling file management technology will integrate with Final Draft® software, the entertainment industry’s leading screenwriting program for film, television, theater, and new media. “After exploring multiple file sync and share solutions, the ...

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Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting

BEVERLY HILLS CA USA – The deadline to submit your screenplay to the 2013 Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting competition started on Thursday, April 11, 2013 and ends Wednesday at 11:59 PM on May 1, 2013. The Academy’s Don and Gee Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting is an international screenwriting competition established to identify and encourage talented new screenwriters with up ...

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Screenwriter Justin Theroux in Running For Dr. Strange?

HOLLYWOOD CA USA – Although Disney/Marvel Studios has not announced anything official, rumors abound that screenwriter, Justin Theroux could be up for the role of Stephen Strange  in a Dr. Strange movie as well as working on the actual screenplay. Theroux was a screenwriter on Iron Man 2 and does maintain a relationship with Marvel Studios but at this early ...

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