EXCLUSIVE: We have learned tonight that Mindy Kaling and Dan Goor have officially signed on to write MGM’s Legally Blonde 3. This is the second feature film that Kaling and Goor are partnering on, the first being the Kaling/Priyanka Chopra wedding comedy that Universal won in a heated auction last year, which Deadline also told you about first. … [Read more...] about ‘Legally Blonde 3’: Mindy Kaling & Dan Goor Giving Fresh Take To MGM-Hello Sunshine Sequel
I definitely did a lot of research on the whole scandal and that time period. The writer, Mike Makowsky, and I took a little road trip to Long Island, and he showed me around because he’s from Roslyn. He also went to that school, so he has a very close relationship with that event. It was really helpful actually because obviously I’m not from New York or Long Island. It was really fun to get an idea of the kind of community, lifestyle and people there. I did actually meet up with the woman my character was loosely based on; she was a part of the student newspaper. Rachel, you’re right, is an amalgamation or composite of the whole student newspaper. But, I did meet with the girl who inspired Rachel’s traits, and that was super interesting. She did double in journalism for a while after that, and it ended up being really good for her. But, now, she’s pivoted into something else, and she’s very successful in a different way. … [Read more...] about ‘Bad Education’ Star Geraldine Viswanathan on Thrills of Working With Hugh Jackman and Allison Janney
Said Mosaic principal Jimmy Miller: “We have known and respected Jordan both personally and professionally for a long time and can’t wait to have such a skilled advocate of writers and directors join us. He’s going to fit perfectly into our culture.” … [Read more...] about Longtime WME TV Lit Agent Jordan Cerf Joins Mosaic As Manager
Under the agreement, the studio will work closely with Vachon, Koffler and their partner David Hinojosa to develop and produce feature films and original scripted series together across a variety of genres and platforms. The first-look TV deal was handled by Rothman Brecher Ehrich Livingston. Sloss Eckhouse Dasti Haynes LawCo represented Killer Films in the negotiations for both film and TV deals. … [Read more...] about MGM Makes First-Look Film & TV Deal With Killer Films
Kobe ultimately agreed to allow his parents to sell 6 items -- including the rings -- and, in 2013, they sold to a private collector (a big Lakers fan) for a total of $280,000. … [Read more...] about Kobe Bryant Lakers Ring He Gifted Mom Sells for $206,000!!!