Friday, April 6, 2012

Script Writer News--4.5.12

How to write a script for a short film
Yahoo! Movies UK
Contributor Network – 18 minutes ago So, you've decided you want to be a screenwriter, and that the best way to begin is to write the script for a short film? Good idea. Before embarking upon the expansive, complex and drawn out process of writing a ...
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Beavis And Butt-Head Writers Hired For Woody Woodpecker Movie
Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures have found writers for the Woody Woodpecker movie. And we'll be surprised to see what direction they take the script. It's John Altschuler and Dave Krinsky, the men who wrote for Beavis And Butt-Head ...
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Park Yoo Chun's Acting Earns High Praise from Famed Scriptwriter
Just two weeks after hearing praising remarks from the head of SBS drama department, Park Yoo Chun's acting was lauded by the famed scriptwriter Jo Jin Gook, whose previous works include MBC sitcoms "Soulmate" and "Hello Franceska.
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Amber chooses femme military thriller: Jonathan Zimbert has adapted the 'Slain ...
Chicago Tribune
Producer-turned-writer Jonathan Zimbert has adapted the "Slain" script for Amber, which is out to directors and actresses. Novel, published in 1997, centers on female commander Amanda Garrett who's just taken charge of a top-secret Stealth-type US Navy ...
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Universal Rebooting THE MUMMY Using a Script from PROMETHEUS Writer John Spaihts
Fused Film
Now the movie studio looks to repeat that same success with Prometheus scribe John Spaihts writing the script for the movie, which will be produced by Sean Daniel, who produced the series that started in '99. Obviously with the movie so early into ...
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Sholay should not be remade, thinks Javed Akhtar
Daily News & Analysis
Place: Indore | Agency: PTI Veteran lyricist and scriptwriter Javed Akhtar on Thursday said there was no need to remake 1975 Bollywood blockbuster Sholay because it was the biggest and the most successful movie of its time. "I am not against remake of ...
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Daily News & Analysis
PROMETHEUS Co-Writer Jon Spaihts to Reboot THE MUMMY Franchise
Variety reports that Prometheus co-writer Jon Spaihts has been tapped to pen the screenplay for a reboot. Says Spaihts, "I see it as the sort of opportunity I had with Prometheus: to go back to a franchise's roots in dark, scary source material, ...
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Children's author Suzy Kline shares writing tips to Derby elementary students
New Haven Register
... DERBY — Children's author Suzy Kline on Wednesday offered writing tips to students at Bradley Elementary School. The day started with Kline having breakfast with 32 selected students. Several children acted out a Reader's Theater script for her.
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Award-Winning Writer Reflects on Work and Process
Hendrix College Events and News
The students were from creative writing professor Hope Coulter's poetry class, Dr. Tyrone Jaeger's fiction class, and the creative writing senior thesis class. All the students had read something from Ondaatje's large body of work in preparation for ...
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