Tag Archives: Diablo Cody

Jason Reitman, Diablo Cody film “Young Adult” gets first poster – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: I’m still surprised — make that shocked — that Jason Reitman’s “Young Adult,” with a script by “Juno” collaborator (and Oscar winner) Diablo Cody, is skipping the fall film festival circuit. Even if Reitman had decided to hold his film out of Telluride and Venice, a world[...]

Charlize Theron spotted in Jason Reitman’s “Young Adult” – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: From an awards perspective, I’m still trying to figure “Young Adult” out. A collaboration between “Juno” teammates Jason Reitman (director) and Diablo Cody (writer) should be enough to get the Awards Alley’s juices flowing. Then you factor in the success Reitman had with his “Juno” follow up,[...]

Will Meryl, Jason and Clint ride the film festival circuit? – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Three titles were conspicuously absent from the recently announced programming at this fall’s Venice and Toronto film festivals: Jason Reitman’s “Young Adult,” Phyllida Lloyd’s “The Iron Lady” and Clint Eastwood’s “J. Edgar,” all of which are expected by most pundits to make some noise in the upcoming[...]

Jason Reitman’s “Young Adult” gets awards-friendly December date

By Adam Frazier Hollywoodnews.com: We’re picking up a few more details on “Young Adult,” which reunites “Juno” director Jason Reitman with screenwriter Diablo Cody, and stars Charlize Theron and comedian Patton Oswalt. The story follows a young adult author (Theron) who returns to small-town Minnesota in the hopes of reclaiming her happy[...]

Jason Reitman hired to polish Steve Carell comedy

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: If you are going to hire a script doctor, why not go after someone who has received an Oscar nomination for screenwriting? Makes sense to me, which is why “Up In the Air” writer-director Jason Reitman reportedly was tapped to polish “Burt Wonderstone,” a Steve Carell vehicle[...]

Jason Reitman-Diablo Cody comedy goes to Paramount

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Their first collaboration put them both on the Hollywood map, furthered the skyrocketing careers of Ellen Page and Michael Cera, helped open doors that led to “Up In the Air” (and, sadly, “Jenifer’s Body”), and carried one of them to the podium on Oscar night. Now Jason Reitman[...]

Diablo Cody – Jason Reitman “Young Adult” to grow at Paramount

HollywoodNews.com: Indie-financed “Young Adult,” the new film from director-writer combo Jason Reitman and Diablo Cody, has found a home at Paramount Pictures. The studio picked up worldwide rights; film is being bankrolled by Mandate Pictures. Paramount handled Reitman’s “Up in the Air” last year which was nominated for six Oscars. “Young[...]

Diablo Cody-Jason Reitman ‘Young Adult’ comedy nabs Wilson, Oswalt

HollywoodNews.com: Patrick Wilson and comedian Patton Oswalt have been added to the cast of “Young Adult,” the new Jason Reitman black comedy. “Adult” reteams Reitman with his “Juno” Oscar-winning scribe Diablo Cody. The film goes before the cameras in Minnesota and New York next month. Mandate is financing the[...]

Scarlett Johansson, Joseph Gordon-Levitt circling Diablo Cody’s zombie comedy?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: After “Jennifer’s Body,” I’m not sure I’m excited to hear the name “Diablo Cody” associated with a horror script … and yet, this news is intriguing. Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Scarlett Johansson are “loosely” attached to “Breathers: A Zombie’s Lament,” according to Pajiba. Cody, who rose to prominence (and[...]

Diablo Cody’s pilot ‘Breadwinner’ cashes in at Fox

HollywoodNews.com: Oscar winning screenwriter Diablo Cody has sold a comedy pilot to Fox entitled “The Breadwinner.” Recently, it was also announced she was teaming up with Jason Reitman again on another feature called “Young Adult” which will star Charlize Theron. The plot for “Breadwinner” is being kept under wraps according to The[...]
Page 2 of 3123