Brad Pitt Joins Steve McQueen’s TWELVE YEARS A SLAVE

     October 25, 2011

Steve McQueen‘s adaptation of Solomon Northup’s autobiography Twelve Years a Slave continues to put together a damn fine cast.  Underrated actor Chiwetel Ejiofor signed on in August to play Northup, an educated and married black man living in 1853 New …

Brad Pitt Get Serious About THE BIG SHORT

     June 24, 2010

Brad Pitt is a good friend to have, especially if you are Michael Lewis. Pitt purchased the film rights to Lewis’ wildly successful book, Moneyball, a look at the unorthodox style of Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane, and the …

Brad Pitt’s Plan B Will Adapt THE IMPERFECTIONIST

     June 1, 2010

Brad Pitt and partner Dede Gardner have acquired the rights for the Tom Rachman novel The Imperfectionist under their Plan B production shingle.  According to Deadline, the move comes as part of Plan B’s development deal with Reliance.   The book …