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Bret Easton Ellis and Rob Zombie Developing Charles Manson Project for Fox

Writer Bret Easton Ellis and director Rob Zombie are teaming up to develop a Charles Manson project for Fox, Variety reports.

The project, currently envisioned as a limited series, would focus on the events connected to the Manson Family murders, in which Charles Manson convinced his cult followers to go on a killing spree in 1969 in Los Angeles. The events left seven dead, including Sharon Tate, who was eight and a half months pregnant with Roman Polanski's child.

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FX Developing American Psycho Sequel Series

FX is developing an American Psycho sequel series, Deadline reports.

The series would follow a modern-day Patrick Bateman, now in his 50s, taking on a protégé as part of a social experiment to create a next generation American Psycho.

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Lindsay Lohan's New Movie Rejected by Film Festival Due to "Quality Issues"

Don't expect to catch Lindsay Lohan's new film at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, The Canyons has been rejected by the Texas-based film festival over "quality issues." A festival insider told the magazine that the film, more


American Psycho
This Is Not An Exit: The Fictional Wor
Less Than Zero
The Informers

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Year Title Description
2013 The Canyons Movie, Writer
2008 The Informers Movie, Source
2008 The Informers Movie, Exec. Producer
2008 The Informers Movie, Writer
2002 The Rules Of Attraction Movie, Source

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Bret Easton Ellis: Matt Bomer Can't Star in Fifty Shades of Grey Film Because He's Gay

Bret Easton Ellis drew heat on Wednesday after declaring on Twitter that Matt Bomer cannot star in the upcoming film adaptation of the bestselling erotic novel Fifty Shades of Grey because he's openly gay.

In British author E.L. James' sexually explicit Grey trilogy, Christian Grey is... read more's In Focus: The Joys of Being Ian Somerhalder

On the CW's breakout hit The Vampire Diaries, Ian Somerhalder plays a nearly 170-year-old man who — perhaps unwittingly — became a vampire as a teen. Though the actor's luck has been indisputably better than that of his character, Damon Salvatore, both have had the same response to the twists in their lives: outright glee.

For Damon, that giddiness manifests itself in the smirky, wanton torment of the people who surround him. In Somerhalder, fortunately, it takes a more gracious form.

"Right now, where I am, doing what I'm doing, it's exactly where I want to be," he says.

See photos of Ian Somerhalder's career

As Vampire Diaries wraps up its first season (Thursday at 9/8c), look to learn... read more

Three Inches' Underachieving Superheroes Fly to Syfy

Syfy will make room in its schedule for Three Inches.

The cable channel has ordered a 90-minute pilot, which revolves around an underachieving superhero who can move objects with his mind — but only for the titular distance. He then recruits a team of fellow heroes, each with their own subpar abilities.

Felicia Day to headline Syfy's Red

Mark Stern, Syfy's executive vice president of development, announced the order ...
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In the Works: Psycho Scribe Scares Up Sudser

Maybe because Masters of Horror sucks so very, very badly this season, Showtime, says the Hollywood Reporter, is developing a new spookfest — The Canyons, a spine-tingling soap opera from American Psycho author Bret Easton Ellis and Dave Kalstein. In the proposed series, a group of presumably hot twenty- and thirtysomethings "encounter violent situations and anxieties that are briefly manifested as monsters." In other words, me, after watching another disappointing MOH.... According to Variety, Laura Linney has sealed a deal to star opposite Paul Giamatti in the HBO miniseries John Adams. read more

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