The Hunger Games
There is so much potential for this to go wrong but I have hope. Suzanne Collins wrote the first draft of the screenplay which makes me happy for two reasons 1) she had a role and 2) someone else went in to make sure it worked afterward. The director Gary Ross' recent interview with EW.com assuaged my fears that they would cast some pretty model creature to be Katniss.
If I Stay
Brazilian filmmaker Heitor Dhalia is heading up the project but Dakota Fanning has parted ways (you can read Gayle's thoughts on that here). I am still excited to see how this story will be presented.
I am terribly excited to see what is achieved in bringing the world of Nephilim to reality. I hope to see Idris in a film adaptation somewhere down the line. The casting of Lily Collins as Clary is an interesting one but not one that I object to.
Dash and Lily’s Book of Dares
Lena Dunham will be writing and directing the adaptation of David Levithan and Rachel Cohn’s newest release, Dash and Lily's Book of Dares.
Into the Wild Nerd Yonder
Julie Halpern's title has been purchased for a tleevision development deal.
Authors that need movie/tv deals now -
Courtney Summers - Some Girls Are needs to be adapted asap
Kristin Walker - A Match Made in High School would make a wonderful television series.
Tomorrow - FIVE Great Author Moments