Hot Trailer: Gia Coppola’s ‘Palo Alto’

By | Saturday April 5, 2014 @ 1:58pm PDT

After hitting the fall film festival circuit of Telluride, Venice and Toronto, Gia Coppola‘s edgy coming-of-age directorial debut Palo Alto based on the short story series by James Franco will bow at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 24 before its limited release on May 9.  Emma Roberts portrays … Read More »

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Emma Roberts To Star With Sam Worthington In Action-Thriller ‘For The Dogs’

By | Wednesday January 29, 2014 @ 8:50am PST
Mike Fleming

emmarobertsEXCLUSIVE: Emma Roberts has replaced Hailee Steinfeld as the female lead opposite Sam Worthington in the Jonathan Mostow-directed action thriller For The Dogs. The film is an adaptation of the Kevin Wignall novel. Paul Leyden originally adapted, … Read More »

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Emma Roberts Joins FX’s ‘American Horror Story’

By | Wednesday May 22, 2013 @ 12:08pm PDT

Emma Roberts, who most recently starred in Fox pilot Delirium, is nearing a deal to join American Horror Story: Coven, our sister site TVLine reports. Roberts (Scream 4) will play a self-involved party girl named Madison. … Read More »

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Emma Roberts To Star In Fox Drama Pilot ‘Delirium’

By | Thursday February 7, 2013 @ 11:00am PST
Nellie Andreeva

Emma Roberts has been tapped as the lead of Delirium, Fox‘s drama pilot from Karyn Usher, 20th TV and Chernin Entertainment. Based on Lauren Oliver’s bestselling book trilogy about a world where love is deemed … Read More »

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Emma Roberts Joins ‘We’re The Millers’

By | Friday July 13, 2012 @ 6:35pm PDT
Mike Fleming

Emma Roberts is in talks to join the Rawson Thurber-directed New Line comedy We’re The Millers opposite Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis. Roberts will play Julia, a 20 year-old runaway with a dark side who pretends to … Read More »

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Hyde Park International Boards ‘Adult World’ For Global Sales

By | Friday April 27, 2012 @ 1:26pm PDT

EXCLUSIVE: Hyde Park International will launch worldwide sales on Scott Coffey’s Adult World in Cannes next month. The coming-of-age comedy stars Emma Roberts as a post-grad setting out to become a famous poet. But loan debt and … Read More »

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Shannon Woodward To Star Opposite Emma Roberts In ‘Adult World’

By | Tuesday February 21, 2012 @ 2:55pm PST

Shannon Woodward will play Candace, a punk/goth anarchist sporting a nose ring and a Ramones shirt. Deadline previously reported that Emma Roberts, John Cusack and Evan Peters were cast in Adult World, which began production this month in … Read More »

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John Cusack and Evan Peters Join Emma Roberts In ‘Adult World’

By | Thursday February 9, 2012 @ 1:02pm PST
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: John Cusack and Evan Peters have joined Emma Roberts in Adult World, a film that has just begun production in upstate New York through TreeHouse Pictures and Anonymous Content. Scott Coffey (Elle Parker) directs from the script by Andrew Cochran. “Adult World examines the contemporary state of post-graduate life in America,” said TreeHouse Pictures president Justin Nappi. “This is a smart satirical comedy that will resonate with a lot of people.” Read More »

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Emma Roberts, Craig Roberts Attach To Derick Martini’s ‘I Am My Family Secret’

By | Tuesday January 24, 2012 @ 8:01am PST
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Emma Roberts and Craig Roberts (Submarine) are attached to I Am My Family Secret, the next film by helmer Derick Martini. Martini made his directing debut on Lymelife, which … Read More »

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Young Hollywood Lining Up For Indie Films

By | Wednesday March 23, 2011 @ 6:41pm PDT

Young Hollywood loves indie films, and this time the beneficiary is Adult World, the coming-of-age drama being produced by Michael Ohoven at Infinity Entertainment (Capote, Saved) and Kevin Turen (Arbitrage) from a script by Andrew Cochran. Meeting for the female main character with director Scott Coffey (whose Ellie Parker was in the main competition at Sundance) Read More »

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CAA Signs Young H’wood’s Emma Roberts

By and | Friday March 18, 2011 @ 11:39am PDT

EXCLUSIVE: CAA has landed up-and-coming actress Emma Roberts. Deadline told you Wednesday that her longtime manager David Sweeney had arranged a series of meetings for Roberts, looking for an agency to transition the teen star to adult parts. CAA … Read More »

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Young Hollywood’s Emma Roberts Is Taking Agency Meetings

By | Wednesday March 16, 2011 @ 10:49am PDT

Teen star Emma Roberts just turned 20 and has decided to take an agent. David Sweeney of David Sweeney Management, who has repped her for 12 years, is organizing a series of meetings at the major tenpercenteries for Roberts, who is Eric Roberts’ daughter and Julia … Read More »

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Sundance: ‘Homework’ Sells To Fox Searchlight

PARK CITY, UT January 23, 2011 – Fox Searchlight Pictures Presidents Stephen Gilula and Nancy Utley announced today that the company has acquired most worldwide rights to the film HOMEWORK.  Written and directed by Gavin Wiesen in his directorial debut, HOMEWORK stars Freddie Highmore, Emma Roberts, Michael

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