Thiller ‘Here and Gone’ Lands At Random House Studio In First Project With China’s Meridian; James Schamus To Co-Produce

EXCLUSIVE: Random House Studio, the production company behind the critically acclaimed Reservation Road a few years ago, just acquired the book Here and Gone as a basis for a feature film with James Schamus co-producing through his company Symbolic Exchange. The project, which is said to be very much in the vein of the box office hit Gone Girl and also with a strong female protagonist, is the first feature to come from the deal announced last week in which FremantleMedia N…

Read more at http://deadline.com/

Henry Czerny Returns To ‘Quantico’ In Major Recurring Role

Revenge alum Henry Czerny, who appeared in Quantico‘s season 1 finale as a guest star, is returning to the hit ABC drama series in a major recurring role.
Czerny plays Matthew Keyes, the CIA operative who in last season’s final episode, approaches and tries to entice Alex Parrish (Priyanka Chopra) to leave the FBI and join the CIA. In addition to Chopra, he joins series stars Jake McLaughlin, Aunjanue Ellis, Yasmine Al Massri, Johanna Braddy, Blair Underwood, and Russell…

Read more at http://deadline.com/

For PBS Docu-Series ‘Hamilton’s America’, History Is The Thing – TCA

After a video from Hamilton creator-star Lin-Manuel Miranda who apologized for not being able to attend, the Broadway smash’s Tony-winning Daveed Diggs and executive producer David Horn took the stage at today’s TCA to discuss the upcoming PBS documentary series Hamilton’s America and how it draws parallels to current presidential politics that will be on view.
The docu-series, which follows the production of the megahit hip-hop musical during the two years leading up to…

Read more at http://deadline.com/

‘Masterminds’ Trailer: What Could Be Simpler Than A Multimillion-Dollar Heist?

It’s been more than a year since we got a new trailer for Masterminds, the action comedy that had been mired in Relativity purgatory. But here it is: Average guy David Ghantt (Zach Galifianakis) drives an armored car for a mundane living, with his only hint of excitement being a work crush on Kelly Campbell (Kristen Wiig). But that’s about to change.
These two having the job of carting around millions of other people’s dollars, it would seem so easy to skim a little. Or a…

Read more at http://deadline.com/

Phantogram – “Run Run Blood” (Stereogum Premiere)

Phantogram - ThreePhantogram recently announced their upcoming third studio LP Three alongside the absolute monster of a lead single “You Don’t Get Me High Anymore,” which they followed up with an equally bombastic music video. Stakes are high for this new album, but Phantogram keep their winning streak going with second single “Run Run Blood.” … More »