Harold and the Purple Crayon movie

Author Crockett Johnson’s 1955 book Harold and the Purple Crayon has been an object of fascination for Hollywood for decades, and it’s easy to see why. The story, which follows a young boy who uses his imagination and a crayon to create a wondrous world around him, is tailor-made for a movie adaptation – and after many starts and stops, it seems like a feature version might finally happen.

A new report says that Shazam! star Zachary Levi is attached to star in a live-action Harold and the Purple Crayon movie for Sony. Read More »

‘Sesame Street’ Movie in the Works at Warner Bros.

sesame street movie

The way to Sesame Street will soon run through your local theater. Warner Bros. is moving ahead with a Sesame Street movie, setting Night at the Musuem: Secret of the Tomb scribes David Guion and Michael Handelman to write the script. Shawn Levy, whose recent producing credits include Denis Villeneuve’s Arrival and Netflix’s Stranger Things, will produce.  Read More »

Will Ferrell Will Do Shakespeare in New Comedy

Will Ferrell in Anchorman

Will Ferrell is taking on Will Shakespeare. But this being Will Ferrell, of course it’s not just a straightforward adaptation of Hamlet or Romeo and Juliet. Instead, he’s set to star in a comedy about the weird wild world of Shakespearean theater. Hit the jump for all the details on the Will Ferrell Shakespeare comedy. Read More »