Dungeons and Dragons
Daisy Head (“Shadow and Bone”), has signed on for the untitled “Dungeons & Dragons” film adaptation at Paramount Pictures and eOne.
Head joins a growing cast that includes Chris Pine, Michelle Rodriguez, Justice Smith, Rege-Jean Page, Hugh Grant, and Sophia Lillis. Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley co-wrote and are co-directing the film with production now underway. [Source: Deadline]
Netflix is reportedly looking to hire an executive to oversee a video games division and have been approaching veteran game industry executives about it over the past few weeks.
Netflix has dabbled in interactive entertainment in the past, and more recently reports have suggested they have been looking into possible future game adaptations of their original IP. [Source: The Information]
The Antisocial Network
Lauren Schuker Blum & Rebecca Angelo (“Orange is the New Black”) have signed on to pen the film adaptation of Ben Mezrich’s “The Antisocial Network” at MGM.
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