Tag Archives: The Host

Stephenie Meyer’s “Host” adaptation lands Saoirse Ronan

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Just because “Twilight” fans have to say goodbye to Stephenie Meyer’s werewolves-and-vampires saga doesn’t mean they’re finished with the author altogether. A planned adaptation of Meyer’s best-selling novel “The Host” is moving forward with a script by Oscar nominee Andrew Niccol (“The Truman Show”), with the[...]

Can Susanna White make a success out of Stephenie Meyer’s “The Host”?

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: “Nanny McPhee Returns” director Susanna White may be the new director of Stephenie Meyer’s “The Host”; but can she whip the lackluster franchise into shape? “The Host” is no “Twilight”, and “The Twilight Saga” franchise was less than critically acclaimed. Further evidence that “The Host” movie[...]

Niccol walks away from Stephenie Meyer’s “The Host”

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: “The Host” will never measure up to “Twilight”, no matter who directs it, and particularly when the director who is chosen was second choice. Andrew Niccol of “Gattaca” and “The Truman Show” directorial fame was thought to be the shoo-in for the job since he worked[...]

“Twilight” scribe Stephenie Meyer casting for “Host” adaptation

Auditions are being held for a feature-film adaptation of “The Host,” a novel by “Twilight” scribe Stephenie Meyer. As Hollywood tries to keep up with the runaway train that is the “Twilight” saga, Chockstone Pictures and Nick Wechsler Productions have snapped up the right to “Host” and have hired Andrew[...]