When a Studio Investigates Its Own Project – The Hollywood Reporter

It started with an anonymous note and ended with a $35 million feature grab. Skydance was about two months away from starting production Dallas StingAn inspiring real-life story starring Matthew McConaughey when the movie is canceled on September 14. It focused on a high school-aged girls’ soccer team that defeated some of the best women’s … Read more

When a Studio Investigates Its Own Project – The Hollywood Reporter

It started with an anonymous note and ended with a $35 million feature grab. Skydance was about two months away from starting production Dallas StingAn inspiring real-life story starring Matthew McConaughey when the movie is canceled on September 14. It focused on a high school-aged girls’ soccer team that defeated some of the best women’s … Read more

Al Pacino to Star Opposite Charlie Heaton, Diana Silvers in Indie Film Billy Knight – The Hollywood Reporter

Writer-director Alec Griffen Roth has found his Billy Knight. Al Pacino is set to topline Roth’s debut feature, Billy KnightAnd starring opposite Charlie Heaton and Diana Silvers, he describes it as “a love letter to cinema”. The plot follows graduate school students Alex (Heaton) and Emily (Silvers) as they navigate their careers as aspiring filmmakers. … Read more

Inevitable Foundation Launches $5K Elevate Collective Grants for Disabled Screenwriters – The Hollywood Reporter

Inevitable Foundation, a non-profit that exists to help screenwriters with disabilities, has launched the Elevate Collective, aimed at mid- and upper-level writers. Grants of $5,000 in grants will be awarded quarterly, applications are available Elevate’s webpage. The grant is intended to help further the careers of these writers by helping them pay for career coaching, … Read more