Ben-Hur Remake Wants Tom Hiddleston As Its Star

According to Deadline, MGM and Paramount are trying to woo Tom Hiddleston into starring in the latest remake of Ben-Hur. Well, he certainly has experience in both big-budget action films and in historical epics set in Rome. Just at the start of this year, he was in the Donmar Playhouse's production of Coriolanus. » 8/13/14 3:00am 8/13/14 3:00am

When will we get to see Joss Whedon's genre-busting horror film?

Joss Whedon's The Cabin In The Woods should have been released months ago, but then it was delayed until early next year because MGM wanted to convert it to 3-D. Now we're hearing that because MGM is $4 billion in debt and nobody wants to be its new CEO, this film may be stuck in release-schedule hell. (Yes, this is… » 6/17/10 7:20am 6/17/10 7:20am

Jonas Moore's Creator Wants To Occupy Your Commute

We've already told you about The Many Worlds of Jonas Moore » 8/25/08 3:30pm 8/25/08 3:30pm, the British online SF drama that's been optioned by MGM, but even though the web version of the show doesn't launch until November, its creator is already comparing the TV version to . Well, at least he doesn't lack confidence.Howard Webster, who originally…

What If Your Blog Became A Future Society's Mythology?

MGM isn't just remaking Bill and Ted, it's also greenlit a new spec script that sounds very Bill and Ted-esque. Bobism is about a shy college kid who discovers that life 1,000 years in the future is entirely based on his blog. (I'm guessing he learns this from time travelers.) Writer Ben Wexler has mostly done work… » 4/14/08 12:39pm 4/14/08 12:39pm