Netflix Lands ‘Scarlet’, Next Film For ‘Paradise Hills’ Helmer Alice Waddington

Waddington hatched the idea and will write the script with Kristen SaBerre. EXCLUSIVE: Netflix has landed Scarlet, a film that is being measured to be the next one directed by Sundance breakout Alice Waddington, the helmer of Paradise Hills.
The plot is being kept under wraps. Waddington directed the short Disco Inferno and made her feature debut on Paradise Hills, the film that starred Awkwafina, Emma Roberts and Eiza Gonzalez. SaBerre is currently an executive story editor on Showtime’s forthcoming limited series The Good Lord Bird, and was a writer on History's Knightfall and VH1's Hit the Floor.
SaBerre is repped by LBI Entertainment and Morris Yorn.” /> Waddington is repped by WME, Exile Entertainment and Hansen Jacobson.
Aggregate has its first-look deal with Netflix. They will produce with Waddington. The project was acquired for Aggregate's Jason Bateman and Michael Costigan.

Johnny Knoxville, Chris Messina, Alexa Demie, Colleen Camp Join Gia Coppola’s ‘Mainstream’

Coppola made her directorial debut on Palo Alto, a film that starred Jack Kilmer, Nat Wolff, Emma Roberts and James Franco.
Coppola is repped by CAA and Untitled Entertainment; Knoxville is CAA, 3 Arts Entertainment and Sloane, Offer; Messina is CAA, Management 360 and Gendler & Kelly; Demie is WME, Anonymous Content and Jackoway Austen; Camp is Gersh and Lichter, Grossman.” />
The drama is described as a love triangle and cautionary tale of preserving identity within the modern internet age. Coppola co-wrote the script with Tom Stuart.
They join Andrew Garfield, Maya Hawke, Nat Wolff and Jason Schwartzman. EXCLUSIVE: Director Gia Coppola has added Johnny Knoxville, Chris Messina, Alexa Demie, and Colleen Camp to Mainstream, her sophomore film. Pic shoots in Los Angeles May 20.
Automatik’s Fred Berger is producing alongside Coppola for American Zoetrope and Lauren Bratman. Siena Oberman, Zac Weinstein of Dynasty, Enrico Saraiva & Francisco Rebelo de Andrade of Tugawood, and Jack Heller of Assemble also produce.
CAA Media Finance is handling domestic sales; Wild Bunch is handling foreign sales.

‘The Hunt’: Amy Madigan Cast In Universal, Blumhouse Political Thriller

Madigan, who next appears opposite Samuel L Jackson, Christopher Plummer, Ed Harris and Sebastian Stan in the forthcoming war drama, The Last Full Measure, is repped by Buchwald and Anonymous Content. She recently wrapped production on Fox Searchlight's fantasy thriller Antlers, with Keri Russell and Jesse Plemons.
The pic hits theaters Oct. 18. Damon Lindelof and Nick Cuse wrote the script, which explores escalating aggressiveness between the political right and left in America.
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EXCLUSIVE: Actress Amy Madigan is the latest to come aboard The Hunt, Universal/Blumhouse's politically charged action thriller directed by Craig Zobel. Betty Gilpin, Emma Roberts, Justin Hartley, Glenn Howerton, and Ike Barinholtz were previously announced as part of the cast.
Jason Blum and Lindelof are producing the pic with Cuse and Zobel as exec producers.

Ryan Murphy Teases A Possible ‘Scream Queens’ Revival

Murphy's Instagram post is below.
At the time of the cancellation in 2017, then-Fox chairman Gary Newman told reporters at TCA that year, “It is an anthology series, and Ryan felt that he told the story over the two seasons, he felt the story was complete,” adding “There is no plan to go back and tell more stories.” We'll see, apparently.
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He also asks, who else should he bring back. Scream Queens also starred Jamie Lee Curtis and Abigail Breslin. He noted that he and alums Emma Roberts, Lea Michele, Billie Lourd have thought about bringing the series back, possibly as a limited series or catch-up movie, a question he throws out there for fans to ponder and weigh in on. Co-creator Ryan Murphy floated a possible revival or reboot of the anthology horror comedy series Monday on Instagram.
Stay tuned.
For all those who were disappointed following the cancellation of Scream Queens after two seasons on MTV, there is hope on the horizon.

Deadline Studio at Sundance 2019 – Day 2: Emma Roberts, Jon Hamm, Armie Hammer, Naomi Watts & More

The festival continues through February 3.
Deadline’s studio at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival kicked off Day 2 at Hotel Park City by hosting fest-goers including Emma Roberts of Paradise Hill, Jon Hamm of The Report, Armie Hammer of Wounds, Naomi Watts of Luce and many more.
The Deadline Studio is presented by Hyundai. Thanks to our sponsor Inkbox and partners West Elm & Calii Love.” />
Stay tuned for more galleries and video interviews from the Deadline Studio at Sundance 2019.
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‘UglyDolls’ Trailer: The Mood Couldn’t Be Any Brighter, But Being Different Can Be Tough

She gathers a group of her closest friends and sets off to find what's on the other side. Here's the logline: In the adorably different town of Uglyville, weird is celebrated, strange is special, and beauty is embraced as more than simply meets the eye. They discover Perfection, a town where more conventional dolls are trained in protocols before they graduate and are sent to the "real" world to find the love of a child. Moxy (Kelly Clarkson) loves her square-peg life in this round-hole town, but her curiosity about all things leads her to wonder if there's something — anything — on the other side of the mountain that nestles Uglyville.
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STXfilms has unleashed the first trailer for UglyDolls, a toon film inspired by the plush-toy line launched in 2001. Prepare for the arrival of Ugly. Check it out above.
In Perfection, Moxy and her crew are subject to the manipulations of Lou (Nick Jonas), the perfect doll in charge of training recruits. Here, the UglyDolls will confront what it means to be different, struggle with their desire to be loved, and ultimately discover that you don't have to be perfect to be amazing because who you truly are is what matters most.
Wanda Sykes, Emma Roberts, Gabriel Iglesias, Wang Leehom, Bebe Rexha, Charli XCX and Lizzo also provide their pipes. The voice cast is led by music stars Clarkson, Jonas, Janelle Monáe, Blake Shelton and Pitbull.