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Johnson attached to Warner's Lore
Deadline reports that Dwayne Johnson is attached to star in an adaptation of IDW Publishing's fantasy comic book series Lore for Warner Bros. Cory Goodman & Jeremy Lott are adapting the series for film. IDW's Ted Adams & Lore creator Ashley Wood will exec produce along with Miri Yoon.Email Me! - When Available!
R.I.P. Jamaa Fanaka
Jamaa Fanaka, director of the 1979 independent smash hit Penitentiary, has died of complications from diabetes at age 69. Made while Fanaka was still in film school, Penitentiary is widely considered to be the film that began the independent black filmmmaking movement.
McBride is Warner's Clown
Eastbound & Down's Danny McBride will write & star in Clown, a remake of the Danish film Klovn for Warner Bros., Deadline reports. McBride will also produce along with The Hangover's Todd Phillips. The film centres on a man who plans a debauchery-filled trip with his best friend but finds he is forced to take his young son along.Email Me! - When Available!