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Universal Nabs Rights to Bangles Singer Susanna Hoff’s Debut Novel ‘This Bird Has Flown’

Universal Pictures has acquired the movie adaptation rights to Susanna Hoff’s romantic debut novel, This Bird Has Flown, with Liza Chasin and Bruna Papandrea on board to produce. Hoff, who co-founded The Bangles and is married to Hollywood director Jay Roach, penned the novel about a washed-up pop singer who falls in love with a […]

Sarah Harvey Joins Made Up Stories as ‘The Undoing,’ ‘Anatomy of a Scandal’ Production House Expands Into U.K.

Big Little Lies producer Bruna Papandrea’s prolific film and TV banner Made Up Stories, the production house behind shows such as The Undoing, Nine Perfect Strangers and Anatomy of a Scandal, has expanded with a new U.K. outpost run by Brit producer Sarah Harvey, who joins the company as producer and creative director. The new London location is […]

‘The Latecomer’ Novel to Be Adapted as Series by Bruna Papandrea, Kristen Campo (Exclusive)

Another book from the Jean Hanff Korelitz library is getting the adaptation treatment. Bruna Papandrea’s Made Up Stories and Kristen Campo have acquired the rights to the New York Times bestselling author’s upcoming novel, The Latecomer. The novel, set to publish in May by Celadon, will be adapted as a television series. Hanff Korelitz will executive […]

Bruna Papandrea’s Made Up Stories, Raelle Tucker Team for Adaptation of Novel ‘The Change’ (Exclusive)

The upcoming novel from New York Times bestselling author Kirsten Miller is getting the adaptation treatment. Bruna Papandrea’s production banner Made Up Stories has acquired the rights to develop the author’s novel, The Change, for television. The novel will be adapted in partnership with Emmy-nominated screenwriter Raelle Tucker and Endeavor Content. Tucker will write and executive produce the […]

‘The Dry’: Film Review

Eric Bana plays a federal police detective drawn back to his rural Australian roots by a brutal crime that dovetails with an unsolved mystery from his adolescence in Robert Connolly's thriller.

Mark Ruffalo, David E. Kelley and More Launch COVID-19 Relief Fund for Film Crews

A coalition of industry producers, writers and directors have come together to launch the It Takes Our Village COVID-19 relief fund for film and TV crews left without work during the production shutdown.

Lynette Howell Taylor, Bruna Papandrea Team for Cinderella Reimagining ‘Stepsister’

The producers behind 'A Star Is Born' and 'Big Little Lies' are teaming to bring a retelling of a fairy tale classic to the screen.

‘Big Little Lies’ Producer Lands Rights to Agatha Christie’s Miss Marple

'Big Little Lies' producer Bruna Papandrea will bring Agatha Christie's Miss Marple back to life as a TV series.

Nicole Kidman to Star in, Produce Liane Moriarty’s ‘Nine Perfect Strangers’

Nicole Kidman’s Blossom Films and Bruna Papandrea’s Made Up Stories have closed a preemptive deal for TV/film rights to Liane Moriarty’s upcoming novel 'Nine Perfect Strangers.'

Rep Sheet Roundup: Power Stylist Micaela Erlanger Signs With PR Firm ID

THR's at-a-glance look at the week in representation news.

‘Big Little Lies’ Producer Options Allison Pearson’s ‘How Hard Can It Be’ for TV

The novel is a sequel to the author's 'I Don't Know How She Does It,' which was adapted for the big screen and starred Sarah Jessica Parker.

‘Deadlier Than the Male,’ Starring Lily Rabe, Nabs TNT Series Order

'Big Little Lies' exec producer Bruna Papandrea will oversee alongside creator Harriet Warner.