Lord Of The Flies

Showtime Developing All-Female Lord of the Flies-esque 'Yellowjackets' from Narcos Duo

In what sounds like a case of "different insect, same theme," Showtime has secured development rights for upcoming Lord of the Flies-ish drama-thriller series Yellowjackets, Deadline Hollywood reports. Writer-producers Ashley Lyle and Bart Nickerson (Narcos) are set to executive produce the project, described as a smart, provocative female thriller that follows the surviving members of a girls' high school […]


The Weekly Static (9/1/17): A Look Back At Our Week In TV Land

Happy September, people! We're entering my favorite time of the year: September, October and a wee bit of November — after that, I pretty much check out mentally for the holidays and run on auto-pilot fumes until around, say, January 3rd? Sounds about right. But you didn't come here to talk about something best left […]

lord of the flies

Warner Bros. Is Making A Gender-Swapped Lord Of The Flies Reboot

William Golding's classic novel Lord of the Flies is coming back to the big screen. Directors Scott McGehee and David Siegel have made a deal with Warner Bros. to remake the story with a twist: all of the students stranded on the island will be girls. In an interview with schedule-obsessed Hollywood gossip rag Deadline, McGehee said that […]

My Dinner With Peter Parker: Nicholas Hammond

Nicholas Hammond is a name many of us know. Weather you're a fan of The Sound of Music or the CBS Spider-Man series (or really anything else he's been in or worked on), Hammond has secured himself as an important figure in the landscape of Hollywood. I was lucky enough to have dinner with him […]