• Warner Bros. Takes Film Rights To Reed King's Sci-Fi Novel ‘FKA USA' In Seven-Figure Deal

    12 days ago - By Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE: Warner Bros. has purchased the feature film rights to Reed King 's upcoming dystopian novel FKA USA in a seven-figure deal. The novel is being published by Amy Einhorn of Flatiron Books, a division of Macmillan, in June of 2019.
    FKA USA imagines a United States where, in the wake of environmental disasters and the catastrophic policies of its final president, the Fifty States have seceded and given way to a series of lawless territories. The story centers on...
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  • John Boyega & Letitia Wright to Lead Mike Cahill's Hold Back the Stars

    John Boyega & Letitia Wright to Lead Mike Cahill's Hold Back the Stars

    12 days ago - By Coming Soon

    John Boyega & Letitia Wright to lead Mike Cahill's Hold Back the Stars
    Deadline reports that Star Wars actor John Boyega and Black Panther breakout star Letitia Wright have been cast in the lead roles in director Mike Cahill's Hold Back the Stars. The film is based on author Katie Khan's sci-fi romance novel of the same name.
    Hold Back the Stars is described as a story that centers around a man and a woman who revisit memories of their love affair on a utopian Earth while they are trapped in the vast void of space with only 90 minutes of oxygen left. The book was published in 2017. Christy...
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  • John Boyega & Letitia Wright Cast In Sci-Fi Film Hold Back the Stars

    John Boyega & Letitia Wright Cast In Sci-Fi Film Hold Back the Stars

    12 days ago - By Screen Rant

    Star Wars ' John Boyega and Black Panther 's Letitia Wright will team up for the romantic sci-fi adventure Hold Back the Stars , which is described as Romeo & Juliet meets Gravity. Boyega, of course, enjoyed his big breakthrough thanks to his performance as the former stormtrooper Finn in Star Wars: The Force Awakens , a role he reprised for The Last Jedi and will reprise again in Star Wars IX. The actor is also set to voice the character of Bigwig in the forthcoming series version of Watership Down. Wright has herself burst on the scene in a big way thanks to her performance as the...
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