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Jordan Peele & Issa Rae Teaming For Sci-Fi Horror ‘Sinkhole’ At Universal | Film News

  Jordan Peele and Issa Rae are teaming for a sci-fi horror film titled Sinkhole, in development at Universal. The film is being developed as a starring vehicle for Rae, while Peele will produce. Universal reportedly beat out nearly a dozen other studios and streamers for the project for the rights to Leyna Krow‘s short story.   The film is[…]

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HBO Max Orders Animated Series Based On Oscar-Winning Short ‘Hair Love’ | TV News

  HBO Max has ordered a 12-episode season of a new animated series called Young Love, based on the Oscar-winning short film Hair Love. Like the film, the series will be created by Matthew A. Cherry, who will also serve as showrunner alongside Carl Jones. Sony Pictures Animation will handle the, err, animation.   The heartfelt and bittersweet short film[…]

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Whitney Houston Biopic In The Works From ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Screenwriter | Film News

  Following the massive success of Bohemian Rhapsody – Oscar wins and almost a billion dollar grossed worldwide – music biopics have been on the uptick. Elton John biopic Rocketman and Judy Garland film Judy were released last year, while Baz Luhrmann has an Elvis Presley film in the works. Now, the life of Whitney Houston will join the fray.[…]

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Dwayne Johnson & Issa Rae Working On Backyard Wrestling Series For HBO | TV News

  Dwayne Johnson and Issa Rae – both already familiar with HBO thanks to their work on Ballers and Insecure, respectively – are collaborating with the network again for a half-hour show revolving around backyard wrestling. It’s currently titled TRE CNT, as in “Tre Count”, a title I can guarantee you will not stick around for long. It’s kind of[…]

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Kumail Nanjiani & Issa Rae Comedy ‘The Lovebirds’ Heading To Netflix | Film News

  The Lovebirds was one of many upcoming films delayed due to the ongoing coronavirus. But rather than sitting around and twiddling their thumbs waiting for restrictions to be lifted, Paramount have decided on a different tactic. Netflix is reportedly nearing a deal with the studio to acquire the film.   The romantic comedy set to star Kumail Nanjiani and[…]

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