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EXCLUSIVE: In what ought to be one of the hot packages in next week’s Cannes market, Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz are firmed to star in Escobar, with Fernando Leon de Aranoa directing his script. It’s based on a true story of the unlikely relationship with his polar opposite, the upscale TV host Virginia Vallejo, which she detailed in her book Loving Pablo, Hating Escobar.
A memorial service has been scheduled for veteran TV producer Ian Sander, who died Tuesday at the age of 68. It’s set for 10 AM, Monday, May 9 at Valley Beth Shalom, 15739 Ventura Blvd. in Encino, CA.
In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that you please make a donation to a scholarship fund that has been set up in Sander’s's name at the USC School of Cinematic Arts (click here for link).
EXCLUSIVE: Move over, X-Men and Deadpool. 20th Century Fox has tapped into an entirely new superhero universe. The studio has acquired Irredeemable, a Boom! Comics comic book that will be adapted by Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters writer-director Tommy Wirkola as a directing vehicle for Adam McKay. McKay, who with Charles Randolph just won the Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar for The Big Short, is a big comic book fan who co-wrote Marvel’s Ant-Man and wrote with Paul Rudd…
How do you say “Ay caramba!” in Mandarin? More to the point, how do you say “Ka-ching!”? At 20th Century Fox Consumer Products, the answer to the latter is the Simpsons Store, which opened today in Beijing. It’s the first high-end outlet dedicated to all things Springfield, featuring more than 125 items to turn yuan.
The place is a Simpsons buff’s Mecca, with an entrance through a Bart silhouette and a design that details the characters' features and layers the store area…
Ryan Murphy, who started the current anthology series trend with American Horror Story and added a second hit franchise with American Crime Story, has set up a third anthology series at FX. The network has given a straight-to-series 8-episode order to Feud, which will explore famous feuds. It hails from Fox 21 TV Studios and Plan B, with Brad Pitt executive producing alongside Murphy.
The first installment of Feud will star former AHS leading lady Jessica Lange and Susan S…
EXCLUSIVE: Bradley Whitford, an Emmy winner for The West Wing and then most recently for Amazon’s Transparent last year, has signed with ICM Partners for representation. On the film side, he most recently appeared in Sony Pictures Classics’ Hank Williams biopic I Saw The Light opposite Tom Hiddleston, which bowed in March.
Whitford is next up playing Hubert Humphrey in HBO’s LBJ movie All The Way, which debuts May 21. Also in the can: Netflix's Sundance pic Other…