Elizabeth Banks To Direct ‘Pitch Perfect 2′ For Universal

By | Monday January 27, 2014 @ 1:11pm PST

Elizabeth Banks Pitch Perfect 2Actress and producer Elizabeth Banks is making her feature directorial debut with Universal’s Pitch Perfect 2, the sequel to the 2012 $115M hit about a college student who joins an a capella group. Banks, … Read More »

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Workplace Comedy From Writer Kay Cannon & Chernin Co. Lands At Fox As Put Pilot

By | Wednesday August 22, 2012 @ 2:45pm PDT
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In her first stab at development, hot young comedy writer-producer Kay Cannon (30 Rock) has landed a put pilot commitment at Fox for a female-centered workplace comedy from 20th Century Fox TV and studio-based Chernin Entertainment. Described … Read More »

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’30 Rock’ Writer Kay Cannon Signs Overall Deal With 20th Century Fox TV

By | Thursday May 3, 2012 @ 7:13am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

In a competitive situation with several studios interested, 20th Century Fox TV has signed hot young comedy writer-producer Kay Cannon in an overall deal. She will develop new projects for the studio and will also join 20th TV’s comedy series … Read More »

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Universal And Gold Circle Acquire Rights To Musical Comedy ‘Pitch Perfect’

By | Thursday June 30, 2011 @ 10:57am PDT

Universal and Gold Circle Films have announced that they teamed to acquire worldwide rights to Pitch Perfect, a musical comedy set in the world of college a cappella groups. Jason Moore will direct from a screenplay by Kay Read More »

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Tina Fey Channels Steve Carell On Emmys

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Tina Fey was a good sport about her NBC comedy 30 Rock surrendering the spotlight to new kids Glee and Modern Family this year, issuing two funny statements on two of her nominations for 30 Rock (she also shares a writing nom with Kay Cannon):

- on 30 Rock‘s best series nom: ”This … Read More »

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