Apple Expands Slate With Justin Timberlake-Fisher Stevens Feature ‘Palmer’ – Written and Executive Produced by Cheryl Guerriero
Apple has landed the SK Global feature drama Palmer starring Justin Timberlake and directed by Fisher Stevens. The movie, written and executive produced by Cheryl Guerriero, whose script appeared on the 2016 Blacklist, follows a former college football phenomenon named Eddie Palmer (Timberlake) who, after a stint in prison, returns to his hometown to get his life back on track. There, he faces not only lingering
Further proof that the show must go on, even if nobody is sure of when that might be possible: Center Theatre Group announced Wednesday that playwright and poet Dave Harris’ “Tambo & Bones” will stage its world premiere production at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City sometime in 2021, coronavirus permitting.
HVE’s Evan Ball Writes For New Series – Colin Kaepernick’s Life to Become Netflix Series From Ava DuVernay
Colin Kaepernick’s formative years are becoming a Netflix series. The athlete and activist is teaming with Ava DuVernay for Colin in Black & White, a scripted limited drama that has been picked up straight to series at the streaming giant. The six-episode series will examine Kaepernick’s adolescent life, focusing on his high school years and the acts and experiences that led him to become the
Sony Pictures Television Launches Diverse Writers Program with Sixteen Aspiring Scribes, Including HVE’s Jennifer Frazin
EXCLUSIVE: Sony Pictures Television will link sixteen aspiring scribes with industry professionals and mentors for its six-week Diverse Writers Program. Participating writers will have discussions with a number of creative executives, producers, seasoned writers and showrunners with the focus of honing their skills in writing scripted television. They will also network with industry professionals and be assigned a mentor from