Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

David Slade

  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    TV Dial: Amazon Eyes Pilot From Roman Coppola & Jason Schwartzman, David Slade Goes 'Crossbones' Style & More

    In spite of the disaster that was Amazon’s scripted series/continuation of the film, “Zombieland,” the company isn’t content to get out of the scripted content game altogether. The massive online provider of everything has purchased two additional pilots to turn into series: “Bosch," based on the se...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    'All Is Lost' Director J.C Chandor Sets Up 'A Most Violent Year,' Star Robert Redford To Helm 3D Doc For Wim Wenders

    Before J.C. Chandor could fully soak in the experience of premiering his sophomore feature “All is Lost” at Cannes this week -- which was met with rapturous praise (read our review here) -- he had already lined up his next project, and it's slated to shoot later this year. His third feature, A Most ...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    David Slade, Jim Sheridan, Ken Loach & More Line Up New Projects

    From serious historical dramas to light Vince Vaughn comedies, we have an abundance of director news to share with you for your reading pleasure…

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    3

    David Slade Out, 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation' Director Jon Chu In For Young Adult Adaptation 'Matched'

    Studios continue to hunt the great white whale of the young adult franchise. With "Twilight" over, "The Hunger Games" is the only player in town, but 2013 brings two contenders to the fore: "Beautiful Creatures" which we're only watching because of Emmy Rossum and &...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    4 comments
    tweet
    4

    David Slade To Direct Futuristic Love Story/Young Adult Novel 'Matched' For Disney

    "Hard Candy" director David Slade isn't wasting any time now that 20th Century Fox's reboot of "Daredevil" is off his plate. He's evidently Disney's first choice to direct an adaptation of "Matched," a young adult novel and love story set in the future, written by Ally Condie. Of course, since it's ...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    6 comments
    tweet
    9

    David Slade Exits 'Daredevil,' Fox Facing Fall Deadline To Start Filming Or Else Rights Go Back To Marvel

    Comic-Con officially begins today, but Fox, who've been a frequent presence at the event in past years (including stealing the show in 2011 with the first footage from "Prometheus"), are more or less absent, other than a separate panel for their 2013 summer hope "After Earth." More than anything els...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    2

    Anatomy Of A Tweet Gone Awry AKA Josh Hartnett Won't Be In 'Daredevil' Despite Massive Wishful Thinking

    Le sigh...George Orwell once wrote, "journalism is printing what someone else does not want printed: everything else is public relations," which means 99% of what we do is the latter (we're not fooling ourselves). But lord, this 2+2=7, "Daredevil" story is a bit sad even for ...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    6

    David Slade To Direct Wilderness Thriller 'Villain' Penned By 'Robocop' Writer Josh Zetumer

    Well, with that "Daredevil" movie he signed up to direct last year still in need of a finished script (Marvel recently hired David James Kelly to take a crack at it), David Slade is going to go off and make something in the meantime, and it sounds like something a little more "Hard Ca...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    4 comments
    tweet
    5

    David James Kelly Rewriting 'Daredevil' Reboot For 20th Century Fox

    If at first you do not mega-succeed, try, try again. This is of course the studio motto and it's changing whether you bomb or not; see the post-Nolan "Batman" films that will eventually happen and the upcoming "Amazing Spider-Man" reboot series. But in the meantime, many stud...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    1

    TV Dial: Patty Jenkins Returns To 'The Killing'; David Slade Helms NBC's 'Hannibal' & Clive Barker Revives 'Nightbreed' For Cable

    If this Monday morning brings a twinge of sadness with your morning coffee at the season finales of “Shameless” and “House of Lies” last night, well, we have to question your perspective on the world. There is hope though, for a wave of fresh TV announcements is coming your w...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • On The WaterfrontHappy Birthday 'On The Waterfront'! ...The Playlist
  • Career Watch: Three Emmy-Nominated TV ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • Penny DreadfulCasting: Eva Green Joins Tim Burton's ...The Playlist