LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – David Mamet is gunning for a hit with his next project. Mamet is heading up a reboot of the classic TV western “Have Gun – Will Travel,” which is being developed by CBS via a script order. Mamet will write and executive-produce the project, with Elliott Webb also executive-producing. The original […]
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The Queen of England is stepping in to replace a Rose. Deadline Hollywood is reporting that Oscar winner Helen Mirren will take over for Oscar nominee Bette Midler in the HBO Films movie “Phil Spector.” Just days after Midler had to leave the David Mamet-written and directed production because of a herniated disc, Mirren has […]
By Joshua L. Weinstein LOS ANGELES (TheWrap) – David Mamet’s newest project — an HBO movie about record producer and murderer Phil Spector — is under fire from friends of the woman whom Spector is convicted of killing. Friends of Lana Clarkson are afraid of how Mamet will portray the late actress, and are threatening […]
NEW YORK – HBO says Al Pacino is set to star as legendary record producer Phil Spector in a TV film to be written and directed by David Mamet. The film will tell the story of Spector, who long ago recorded such acts as the Beatles, Cher and the Ramones. Now, at age 70, he’s […]