James Badge Dale Joins Cate Blanchett In David Mamet’s ‘Blackbird’

By | Wednesday November 6, 2013 @ 3:01pm PST
Mike Fleming

James Badge Dale Blackbird David MametEXCLUSIVE: James Badge Dale will be joining Cate Blanchett in writer-director David Mamet‘s thriller Blackbird. Dale plays a military major who is trying to discover the truth about the political secrets … Read More »

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Toronto: The Solution Nabs Overseas Rights To David Mamet’s ‘Blackbird’

By | Thursday September 5, 2013 @ 4:17pm PDT

The Pulitzer winner’s next directorial project starring Cate Blanchett will be presented to international buyers in Toronto by The Solution Entertainment Group, the company founders said today. “Blackbird promises to be a nail-biting thriller in … Read More »

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David Mamet To Reboot ‘Have Gun – Will Travel’ For CBS

By | Tuesday August 21, 2012 @ 3:00pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

CBS has put in development Have Gun – Will Travel, a reboot of the 1957 CBS Western drama, to be penned by writer/director/playwright David Mamet. Mamet is set to direct the potential pilot, which will be produced … Read More »

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Joy Bryant Wins The Role Demi Moore Played In ‘About Last Night’

By | Wednesday August 15, 2012 @ 3:04pm PDT
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Parenthood’s Joy Bryant has won the female lead in the currently untitled Screen Gems’ romantic comedy that is based on the David Mamet play Sexual Perversity In Chicago, which was turned into the film About Last Read More »

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Helen Mirren To Replace Bette Midler In HBO’s Phil Spector Biopic

By | Monday July 18, 2011 @ 3:09pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Less than a week after filming of the HBO Films movie Phil Spector was suspended after co-star Bette Midler had to pull out for medical reasons, the producers of the David Mamet-written and directed movie have found a … Read More »

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Bette Midler Pulls Out Of Phil Spector Biopic

By | Tuesday July 12, 2011 @ 8:31pm PDT

UPDATED WEDNESDAY AM: Bette Midler has released this statement about exiting HBO’s Phil Spector biopic because of a herniated disc that may need surgery: “I am heartbroken to be forced to leave this terrific project, working with David … Read More »

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And In Other Film Deals…

By | Friday October 8, 2010 @ 1:52pm PDT
Mike Fleming

HBO has Al Pacino moving from Jack Kevorkian to playing Phil Spector in a film directed by David Mamet. I can tell you that Cameron Crowe tried for years to make a studio feature film about Mr. Wall Of Sound with Tom Cruise playing the gun-toting volatile record producer. But eventually … Read More »

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Spoof Written & Directed By David Mamet

By | Thursday September 16, 2010 @ 1:52pm PDT

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