Rob Thomas is adapting the web series into a comedy featuring Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley, who will star and co-write the script. The show’s production follows criticism that CBS has featured a lack of women in its lineup.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Six TV show-runners who’ve developed a following. Just the mention of the mantra “Clear eyes, full hearts, can’t lose” makes a “Friday Night Lights” fan gush. Thank Jason Katims for that. He was the head writer and executive producer of the TV series that aired for five seasons until 2011. The […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Rob Thomas knew he might make movie history by using Kickstarter to crowd-fund his “Veronica Mars” film. But he wasn’t prepared for the posters. Of all the prizes offered to donors of “Veronica Mars” — everything from a digital copy of the script for $10 to a walk-on cameo for $10,000 […]
A crowd-sourcing campaign on the Kickstarter website to raise $2 million hit its goal in less than a day so a feature film based on the cult favorite UPN-CW show that aired from 2004 to 2007 will begin production this summer at Warner Bros.