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  1. Chris Weitz's YA Novel 'Young World' Cover Revealed (EXCLUSIVE)

    3:40 pm 11/4/2013

    The first volume in the "Twilight: New Moon" director's post-apocalyptic trilogy will launch in Spring 2014, and hit theaters soon thereafter.Read more

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  2. WE tv Orders Tony Goldwyn-Richard LaGravenese Series, Developing 3 More Scripted Dramas

    12:47 am 7/23/2013

    In picking up its first scripted entry, the cable network also puts three more projects into development from producers including Chris and Paul Weitz, R.J. Cutler and Tom Fontana.Read more

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  3. Warner Bros. Nabs Rights to YA Novel 'The Young World' (Exclusive)

    7:32 pm 6/28/2013

    Chris Weitz will direct the adaption of his book, the first in a trilogy about teenagers attempting to survive after a cataclysmic event kills everyone not between the ages of 12 and 21.Read more

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  4. Director Mark Romanek Exits Disney's 'Cinderella'

    10:40 pm 1/7/2013

    Cate Blanchett is attached to star in the live-action remake written by Chris Weitz.Read more

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  5. Steve Carell, Chris Weitz to Exec Produce Fox Comedy From 'Daily Show' Correspondent

    12:37 pm 10/24/2012

    UPDATED: Jason Jones will pen the script about what happens to a single guy who never wanted a family until he's charged with looking after his sister's kids when she's called back to active duty.Read more

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  6. SBIFF 2012: Virtuosos Include Hilarious Patton Oswalt, Shirtless Andy Serkis

    1:12 am 2/4/2012

    Newly-minted Oscar nominees Demian Bichir, Rooney Mara and Melissa McCarthy (in-absentia) were also honored, as was Academy-snubee Shailene Woodley.Read more

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  7. Restaurant News: Chris Weitz’s 5 Favorite Spots for Mexican Food in L.A.

    2:15 pm 6/28/2011

    The director of the new drama "A Better Life" tells THR about the Mexican restaurants he and his cast hit while shooting the film in East Los AngelesRead more

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  8. A Better Life: Film Review

    1:53 pm 6/15/2011

    By keeping things simple and understated, director Chris Weitz and screenwriter Eric Eason have crafted a little gem where humanity is observed with compassion, not condescension.Read more

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  9. 'American Pie' Reunion Coming Together at Universal

    12:47 pm 3/16/2011

    Jason Biggs, Seann William Scott and Eugene Levy have all completed deals for "American Reunion."Read more

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  10. Summit to Give 'A Better Life' a June Release

    12:01 pm 2/25/2011

    Summit Entertainment has given director Chris Weitz's new drama "A Better Life" a June 24 limited theatrical release date.Read more

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