Tag Archives: Along Came a Spider

Michael Wincott to join “Alfred Hitchcock in the Making of Psycho” as Ed Gein!

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: Variety broke the story, but since they have a pay-wall, I’ll link to The Playlist. I’m not one to comment on every bit of casting news as it happens, but this one is personally exciting so I’ll share. Most of the hub-bub about Fox Searchlight’s[...]

Tyler Perry take on Alex Cross to Summit

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Tyler Perry’s latest, a crime thriller adapted from the immensely popular Alex Cross detective novels, has landed at Summit. The studio picked up U.S. rights to “I, Alex Cross,” a movie adaptation of James Patterson’s best-selling novel that will be directed by Rob Cohen. The news, reported by[...]

Idris Elba may play James Patterson’s famous Alex Cross

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Fans of James Patterson’s best-selling detective novels featuring Washington, D.C. sleuth Alex Cross couldn’t have been too happy when Morgan Freeman assumed the role for “Kiss the Girls” and “Along Came a Spider” — roughly 10 years past the time when he would have been right for[...]