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Jennifer Lawrence and Gary Ross Head to “East of Eden” and “Burial Rights”

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Jennifer Lawrence, also known as your imaginary best friend, and her previous “Hunger Games” director Gary Ross, have signed on to the big screen adaptation of John Steinbeck’s novel, “East of Eden.” Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment’s Brian Grazer are developing the adaptation with plans for Lawrence to shoot following production on the two-film The Hunger Games: Mockingjay.

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Tracy Letts Eyed For The Grapes of Wrath Adaptation

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Tracey Letts, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and screenwriter, is officially in talks to pen the upcoming adaptation of John Steinbeck’s also Pulitzer Prize-winning iconic classic novel, “The Grapes of Wrath.” The adaptation will come from DreamWorks, who is currently trying to secure Letts as the screenwriter for the project. Continue reading

DreamWorks Eyes The Grapes of Wrath

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John Steinbeck’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, “The Grapes of Wrath,” could be heading to the big screen once again. A new film adaptation is currently in the early stages of planning according to a report from Deadline. It was also reported that DreamWorks is the company behind the talks with Steven Spielberg planned to be the producer.  Continue reading