Lionsgate TV Developing Series About The Creation Of Twitter

By | Wednesday December 18, 2013 @ 9:45am PST
Nellie Andreeva

hatching twitterLionsgate TV has  put in development a drama series based on Nick Bilton’s bestselling book Hatching Twitter: A True Story Of Money, Power, Friendship, And Betrayal, with former executive and now Lionsgate-based producer Allison Shearmur attached to executive produce. Bilton, a columnist and reporter for the New York Times, will write the script and serve as producer. Hatching Twitter gives behind-the-scenes account of the creation of the service by four friends and its evolution into a social media phenomenon. “Twitter has transformed almost every aspect of our lives from politics to business to friendship, and I can’t think of a more compelling story to adapt for television right now,” said Lionsgate’s Kevin Beggs. “Nick’s book has all the elements of a great drama with its complex characters, high-stakes power struggles and betrayed friendships.” Read More »

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ABC Present-Day Drama Project Set In America That Lost Revolutionary War

By | Friday September 13, 2013 @ 10:40am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: What if Americans had no Independence Day to celebrate? A drama project in development at ABC answers that question by building an alternative reality where the 13 colonies lost the 1775-83 Revolutionary War. Titled The Read More »

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‘American Psycho’ Sequel Series In Development At FX

By | Tuesday September 10, 2013 @ 10:00am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

American Psycho is headed to television. FX has put in development an American Psycho drama series that takes place decades after the events in the 2000 movie starring Christian Bale and the novel on which the … Read More »

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