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Ron Howard And Brian Grazer Talk Imagine Revamp, Streaming-Plus-Theatrical: “It’s A Pretty Great Model” – Toronto

Ron Howard And Brian Grazer Talk Imagine Revamp, Streaming-Plus-Theatrical: “It’s A Pretty Great Model” – Toronto Imagine partners Ron Howard and Brian Grazer both take an upbeat view of the changes reshaping Hollywood, arguing that streaming has unmatched global reach even though it has altered theatrical ...

Lin-Manuel Miranda Directorial Debut ‘Tick, Tick… Boom!’ Lands at Netflix

Lin-Manuel Miranda Directorial Debut ‘Tick, Tick… Boom!’ Lands at Netflix Lin-Manuel Miranda is set to make his feature film directorial debut at Netflix with an adaptation of “Rent” creator Jonathan Larson’s “Tick, Tick… Boom!” Netflix acquired worldwide rights to the ...

Netflix Lands Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘Tick, Tick… Boom’ (Exclusive)

Netflix Lands Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘Tick, Tick… Boom’ (Exclusive) Following a heated bidding war, Netflix has walked away with the rights to “Tick, Tick… Boom,” a musical adaptation to be directed by “Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda. Sources say Andrew ...

Freida Pinto Rounds Out Cast of Ron Howard and Netflix’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ (Exclusive)

Freida Pinto Rounds Out Cast of Ron Howard and Netflix’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ (Exclusive) Freida Pinto, Bo Hopkins and Owen Asztalos have rounded out the ensemble of Netflix’s adaptation of “Hillbilly Elegy,” directed by Ron Howard. Amy Adams, Glenn Close, Haley Bennett and Gabriel Basso ...

Haley Bennett in Talks to Join Amy Adams in Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ (Exclusive)

Haley Bennett in Talks to Join Amy Adams in Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ (Exclusive) “The Girl on the Train” star Haley Bennett is in early talks to join Amy Adams and Glenn Close in Netflix’s adaptation of “Hillbilly Elegy,” directed by Ron Howard. Gabriel Basso is also on board to ...

Ron Howard-Directed ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ Casts Gabriel Basso in Lead Role

Ron Howard-Directed ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ Casts Gabriel Basso in Lead Role Gabriel Basso has been cast as the lead in Ron Howard’s next film, an adaptation of “Hillbilly Elegy.” Basso joins Academy Award-nominated actors Glenn Close and Amy Adams in the film, which is set ...

Gabriel Basso Set As Lead Of ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ Opposite Amy Adams, Glenn Close

Gabriel Basso Set As Lead Of ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ Opposite Amy Adams, Glenn Close Exclusive: Gabriel Basso has been set by director Ron Howard for the lead role of J.D Wade in Hillbilly Elegy for Netflix. Basso will star opposite Amy Adams and Glenn Close for director Ron Howard. ...

Glenn Close and Amy Adams are starring in Ron Howard’s next film, so they could break their Oscar curse together

Glenn Close and Amy Adams are starring in Ron Howard’s next film, so they could break their Oscar curse together What if Glenn Close and Amy Adams break their Oscar curse with the same movie? It could happen now. Seven-time nominee Close has joined six-time also-ran Adams in Ron Howard‘s Netflix drama ...

Glenn Close Joins Amy Adams In Ron Howard & Netflix’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’

Glenn Close Joins Amy Adams In Ron Howard & Netflix’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ Glenn Close has joined Amy Adams in Ron Howard and Netflix’s anticipated Hillbilly Elegy movie. Vanessa Taylor (The Shape Of Water) has adapted the screenplay based on the acclaimed novel by J.D. ...

Glenn Close Joins Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ With Amy Adams

Glenn Close Joins Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ With Amy Adams Golden Globe-winning and Oscar-nominated actress Glenn Close is joining the cast of Ron Howard’s “Hillbilly Elegy” at Netflix, an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap. Close will ...

Glenn Close Joins Amy Adams in Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ for Netflix

Glenn Close Joins Amy Adams in Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ for Netflix On the heels of her Oscar-nominated performance in “The Wife,” Glenn Close has found her follow-up. The actress is set to co-star with Amy Adams in Netflix’s adaptation of “Hillbilly Elegy,” with Ron ...

Amy Adams Joins Ron Howard’s Netflix Film ‘Hillbilly Elegy’

Amy Adams Joins Ron Howard’s Netflix Film ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ Amy Adams has signed on to star in the Ron Howard-directed Hillbilly Elegy, the high budget adaption to J.D. Vance’s bestselling memoir from Netflix. It’s a modern exploration of the American Dream ...

Amy Adams Joins Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ at Netflix

Amy Adams Joins Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ at Netflix Amy Adams is set to star in Ron Howard’s adaptation of the best-selling memoir “Hillbilly Elegy” set up at Netflix. Written by J.D. Vance, “Hillbilly Elegy” is a modern exploration of the American ...

Amy Adams to Star in Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ at Netflix (Exclusive)

Amy Adams to Star in Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ at Netflix (Exclusive) Amy Adams is set to star in Netflix’s adaptation of “Hillbilly Elegy,” which Ron Howard is on board to direct, Variety has learned. “Shape of Water” screenwriter Vanessa Taylor adapted the script, ...

Netflix Boards Ron Howard’s ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ in $45 Million Deal

Netflix will fully finance the economic drama “Hillbilly Elegy,” with Ron Howard directing and producing through Imagine Entertainment. The streamer has committed to spend $45 million on the film ...

Netflix to Finance ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ With Director Ron Howard

Netflix has won in a bidding war the right to finance “Hillbilly Elegy,” an adaptation of J.D. Vance’s memoir about his Appalachian-raised family that Ron Howard is directing, an individual with ...

Netflix Swoops On Ron Howard’s Film Version Of ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ In Whopping $45M Deal

Exclusive: Netflix has come out on top in a red-hot auction for the film version of J.D. Vance’s lauded bestseller Hillbilly Elegy, which Ron Howard is directing and The Shape Of Water co-writer ...

Ron Howard's Hillbilly Elegy Casts Freida Pinto

Tony Sokol Jun 15, 2019 Hillbilly Elegy may be the last film Ron Howard shoots in Georgia following the state abortion ban. “There is a cultural movement in the white working class to blame problems ...