UPDATE: State issued Silver Alert for missing Yalobusha County man

JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) — The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation issued a Silver Alert Saturday for the man from Coffeeville missing since Friday morning. Eardth Franklin Samples, 77, stands 5 feet, 9 inches tall and weighs 230 pounds. Family members said Samples suffers from a medical condition that may affect his...
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New ‘Lost Boys’ Movie Starring Noah Jupe and Jaeden Martell Set at Warner Bros.

Warner Bros. is planning to take another bite out of 1980s cult hit “The Lost Boys,” with a modern day take starring Noah Jupe and Jaeden Martell. Jupe starred in the “A Quiet Place” films  and appeared in “The Undoing” and “Honey Boy,” while Martell was part of the “It” movies ensemble and starred in the “Defending Jacob” series as well as appearing in “Knives Out” and “Masters of Sex.” Jonathan Entwistle will direct with Randy McKinnon, who is working on “Static Shock” for Warner and DC, is writing the new version, the studio confirmed. Brian Kavanaugh-Jones and Fred Berger are producing through...
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Winona Ryder & Dermot Mulroney Join Forces for Mystery Thriller The Cow

Winona Ryder will have the lead role in the upcoming mystery thriller The Cow. She is starring alongside Dermot Mulroney, John Gallagher Jr., Owen Teague, and Brianne Tju. The title is the big screen directing debut for Eli Horowitz. He is best known for co-creating the Amazon Prime anthology series Homecoming. The plot is unknown at the time of this writing. Details on the exact story will likely be announced some time within the next year or two. The genre is at least known to be a mystery thriller. Horowitz is working on the script with Matthew Derby. Production for the feature recently ended. 

The top agency for NFL players is Athletes First, with $2 billion in active contracts

Athletes First agents Todd France and David Mulugheta negotiated over $2 billion active NFL deals for 75 NFL players, according to earnings study. Athletes First represent top-paid NFL quarterbacks including Josh Allen, Dak Prescott and Deshaun Watson. Athletes First is the top sports agency, with roughly $2 billion in contracts...

The Exit Interview: WGA West’s David Goodman on Agency Battle, Gender Parity Gains and ‘Crucial’ 2023 Contract Talks

When his tenure as president of the Writers Guild of America West began four momentous years ago, David Goodman knew a groundswell was building for a campaign to end the decades-old practice of talent agencies earning packaging fees from TV shows and movies. As such, the longtime comedy scribe and showrunner for “Family Guy” and “The Orville” realized that setting a strategy for slaying the dragon of packaging fees once and for all — the issue had percolated in the guild since the early 1970s — would be a top priority. While WGA leaders developed a pitch to bring to members,...

Clara Rugaard, Ferdia Walsh-Peelo Star in Rodrigo Cortes’ ‘Love Gets a Room,’ From Nostromo (EXCLUSIVE)

Clara Rugaard, a Sundance sensation for her performance “I Am Mother,” and Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, star of “Coda” and “Sing Street,” headline “Love Gets a Room,” a Warsaw Ghetto-set romantic musical drama directed by Rodrigo Cortés (“Buried,” “Red Lights”). Shot under the radar in order to magnify impact nearer to release when theaters return, said its producer Adrián Guerra, “Love Gets a Room” is produced and financed by Guerra’s Nostromo Pictures, with Lionsgate International handling international rights and CAA representing U.S. rights. Top Spanish independent A Contracorriente Films will release the film in Spain theatrically at the end of the year. Written by...

Villanova vs. Richmond preview [How to Watch]

Saturday, 18 September, 3:30 PM at Villanova Stadium, Villanova PA. The Spiders have outscored their two opponents 69-17 while the Wildcats have won two games by a combined score of 102-6 CAA opener for both teams (and the lone CAA game scheduled for Saturday) All-Time Series: Villanova leads 24-13 in...

Weber State looks to upset No. 2 James Madison in top 10 FCS showdown

Weber State Wildcats wide receiver Rashid Shaheed (22) scores on a kickoff return during the season opener at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021. Weber lead 7-3 at the lightning strike delay. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY — Following a tough loss in Week 1, the Weber State Wildcats bounced back in commanding fashion and defeated Dixie State 41-3.

Noah Jupe, Jaeden Martell to Star in ‘Lost Boys’ Reboot for Warner Bros

Warner Bros. is prepping a remake of Joel Schumacher’s 1987 film “The Lost Boys” and has tapped Noah Jupe (“A Quiet Place”) and Jaeden Martell (“It”) to star. Jonathan Entwistle (“The End of the F***ing World”) will direct the new, re-imagined “Lost Boys” film, and Randy McKinnon, who is also writing the “Static Shock” film for the studio, is working on the script.

New ‘Lost Boys’ Movie in the Works with Noah Jupe, Jaeden Martell to Star (Exclusive)

Warner Bros. has found The Lost Boys once again. The studio is gearing up for a brand-new, reimagined take on the 1980s teen vampire classic. Noah Jupe (A Quiet Place) and Jaeden Martell (It) will topline the feature project. Rising scribe Randy McKinnon, who is already working on Warner Bros. and DC’s Static Shock project, will write the new Lost Boys, with Jonathan Entwistle on board to direct. Brian Kavanaugh-Jones and Fred Berger will produce via their Automatik banner, which was behind the acclaimed indie Honey Boy (also starring Jupe) and also has sci-fi thriller Distant, from Amblin and Universal and starring Anthony Ramos, in the...

F Devontae Cacok Signs With Brooklyn Nets

Former Los Angeles Lakers forward Devontae Cacok has signed a contract with the Brooklyn Nets, per The Athletic’s Shams Charania. The big man will be entering his third season in the NBA and appeared in 21 games during his time with the Lakers. He averaged 2.1 points and 1.8 rebounds with Los Angeles and at 24 years old, Cacok can bring solid size to the power forward position at 6’8″ to a Nets roster that is on the smaller side. Cacok was incredibly efficient with the South Bay Lakers as he averaged 19.3 points and 11.9 rebounds in 23.9 minutes per game across 33 games. With a CAA All-Defense selection during his time at UNC Wilmington, Cacok could also bring some interior defense to Brooklyn off the bench.

ViacomCBS, CAA & Disney Eye January Return To Office As Industry Shifts Target Dates Amid Delta Surge – Update

UPDATED: ViacomCBS has become the first major Hollywood film and television conglom to set a January date for all employees to return to the office. ViacomCBS CEO Bob Bakish made the announcement in a company memo last Friday, saying that the “Green  phase” of the return-to-office process “will now launch  no sooner than January 10, 2022.” Everyone entering ViacomCBS’  offices in that phase will have to be fully vaccinated. Additionally, CAA notified staff today that they will be required back in the office no sooner than Jan. 10. (Some agency employees have been coming to the agency headquarters in Century City, and...