News

Scott Rudin Plans 1977 New York Tale City on Fire

October 28, 2013


Although the book doesn't even have a publishing deal in place yet, The Hollywood Reporter today brings word that the screen rights to City on Fire, Garth Rick Hallberg's upcoming novel set in 1977 New York, have been picked up by producer Scott Rudin.

Details on City on Fire are currently few, but it is said to offer an ensemble look at life in the Big Apple in the summer of 1977, leading up to the infamous blackout that took place on July 13 and 14.

Rudin's latest, Captain Phillips, is in theaters now, close to breaking the $100 million mark at the box office. Next up is his re-teaming with Wes Anderson when The Grand Budapest Hotel hits theaters on March 7, 2014.

(Photo Credit: Joseph Marzullo / WENN.com)


| 0 comments | Add a comment

From Around the Web

comments powered by Disqus
Latest Headlines:

Warner Bros. Joins with Producer Robert Lorenz for Past Due
More Photos from the Set of Mission: Impossible 5
MythBusters Says Goodbye to Kari Byron, Grant Imahara and Tory Belleci
The Flash to Air on Sky1 in the UK, New International Banner Debuts
DreamWorks Animation Shifts Two Sequels Back Slightly
Two New Previews for Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
Explore the World of The Maze Runner with Two New Clips
Explore the Origins of Denzel Washington's The Equalizer in a New Featurette
Matt Shakman's Cut Bank Set for Domestic Release Through A24
Steven Spielberg to Bring Minority Report to Television
Brian Patrick Wade Joins Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. As Absorbing Man!
Barry Allen Runs Into Action in New Preview for The Flash
A New Trailer for Nightcrawler, Starring Jake Gyllenhaal
Four-Time Harry Potter Director David Yates to Helm Fantastic Beasts!
Keanu Reeves is a Vengeful Ex-Hitman in the First Still from John Wick
Shailene Woodley Faces a Serious Loss in the White Bird in a Blizzard Trailer
Iron Man 3 Helmer Shane Black to Direct The Destroyer
The Theory of Everything Poster Offers a Unique Angle on Stephen Hawking

Follow ComingSoon.net on Twitter
MOST ACTIVE
From our partners