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Chris Evans to Star, EP Limited Series Thriller ‘Defending Jacob’ for Apple

Apple continues its push into the original programming arena, giving a limited series order for the eight-episode drama Defending Jacob from lead and executive producer Chris Evans (Captain America, The Avengers). Created and written by showrunner Mark Bomback (Planet of the Apes, The Wolverine), the series is based on William Landay’s bestselling 2012 novel about a father […]



24 Movie To Get Rolling In The Spring, But It Needs A Director

The latest draft of the 24 movie script is being written by Mark Bomback, also the man behind the most recent pass on The Wolverine. He’s apparently being expected to be hand his 24 reversion in by the end of the year, so that Fox and Imagine Entertainment can set about crewing it up ready […]


The Wolverine Gets A Viper-Boosting Rewrite

Poor The Wolverine. It always seems to be on the bench, undergoing some kind of surgery. Losing Darren Aranofsky was one thing, but the scrapping of Christopher McQuarrie‘s reputedly excellent screenplay is just salting the wound. And where Aranofsky’s replacement, James Mangold, has shown some facility, I don’t think too many are enamoured of the […]