LD Entertainment Adapting Julia Walton’s Book ‘Words On Bathroom Walls’; Thor Freudenthal To Direct

EXCLUSIVE: LD Entertainment is mounting a film adaptation of Julia Walton’s debut novel Words On Bathroom Walls, with Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters helmer Thor Freudenthal attached to direct from a screenplay by Nick Naveda.
The story centers around Adam as he tries to navigate high school life while living with paranoid schizophrenia and battling wild hallucinations. His distracting visions take turns acting as supportive friends one moment and…

EXCLUSIVE: LD Entertainment is mounting a film adaptation of Julia Walton's debut novel Words On Bathroom Walls, with Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters helmer Thor Freudenthal attached to direct from a screenplay by Nick Naveda. The story centers around Adam as he tries to navigate high school life while living with paranoid schizophrenia and battling wild hallucinations. His distracting visions take turns acting as supportive friends one moment and…

LD Entertainment Nabs Black List Script ‘The Sleepover’ By Sarah Rothschild

EXCLUSIVE: LD Entertainment has acquired the film rights to Sarah Rothschild‘s family adventure script, The Sleepover, which featured on the 2017 Black List. The story follows a brother and sister who realize that there may be way more to their stay-at-home mom than meets the eye when a team of highly skilled thieves break into their home and kidnap their parents.
LD will shoulder the cost of production, which the company is eyeing to begin early next year.  Mickey…

EXCLUSIVE: LD Entertainment has acquired the film rights to Sarah Rothschild's family adventure script, The Sleepover, which featured on the 2017 Black List. The story follows a brother and sister who realize that there may be way more to their stay-at-home mom than meets the eye when a team of highly skilled thieves break into their home and kidnap their parents. LD will shoulder the cost of production, which the company is eyeing to begin early next year.  Mickey…

William Friedkin’s Exorcism Documentary ‘The Devil & Father Amorth’ Acquired By The Orchard For Theatrical Release

William Friedkin‘s feature documentary The Devil & Father Amorth has been acquired by The Orchard for theatrical release this Spring. The doc that follows an exorcism of an Italian woman by by the Vatican’s Father Gabriele Amorth, was produced by LD Entertainment, specifically by Mickey Liddell and Pete Shilaimon. A worldwide digital release will follow an April 20 theatrical bow.
Friedkin is the filmmaker who brought William Peter Blatty’s bestselling book The Exorcist

William Friedkin's feature documentary The Devil & Father Amorth has been acquired by The Orchard for theatrical release this Spring. The doc that follows an exorcism of an Italian woman by by the Vatican's Father Gabriele Amorth, was produced by LD Entertainment, specifically by Mickey Liddell and Pete Shilaimon. A worldwide digital release will follow an April 20 theatrical bow. Friedkin is the filmmaker who brought William Peter Blatty’s bestselling book The Exorcist

LD Entertainment & Michael De Luca To Adapt Celeste Ng’s Novel ‘Everything I Never Told You’

EXCLUSIVE: LD Entertainment has optioned the rights to Celeste Ng’s 2014 debut novel, Everything I Never Told You, and will team with Oscar-nominated producer Michael De Luca (The Social Network, Captain Phillips, Moneyball) on a film adaptation. Julia Cox (Amazon’s The Last Tycoon) is attached to pen the screenplay.
The story centers on a Chinese-American family in 1970’s small-town Ohio who suffer a tragedy when the teenage daughter’s body is found in the local lake…

EXCLUSIVE: LD Entertainment has optioned the rights to Celeste Ng's 2014 debut novel, Everything I Never Told You, and will team with Oscar-nominated producer Michael De Luca (The Social Network, Captain Phillips, Moneyball) on a film adaptation. Julia Cox (Amazon's The Last Tycoon) is attached to pen the screenplay. The story centers on a Chinese-American family in 1970's small-town Ohio who suffer a tragedy when the teenage daughter's body is found in the local lake…

More Join Eva Longoria In ‘Dog Days’ For LD Entertainment, Director Ken Marino

EXCLUSIVE: The ensemble cast has been pulled together for Ken Marino’s next comedy Dog Days for LD Entertainment, the company that brought Megan Leavey and the three-time Oscar-nominated Jackie to the big screen. Eva Longoria, who was in talks on the pic is officially in what marks Marino’s directorial debut, appeared in the Eugenio Derbez hit How To Be A Latin Lover.
Joining Longoria in the film is Tig Notaro (One Mississippi), Rob Corddry (Ballers), Michael Cassidy (Batm…

EXCLUSIVE: The ensemble cast has been pulled together for Ken Marino’s next comedy Dog Days for LD Entertainment, the company that brought Megan Leavey and the three-time Oscar-nominated Jackie to the big screen. Eva Longoria, who was in talks on the pic is officially in what marks Marino’s directorial debut, appeared in the Eugenio Derbez hit How To Be A Latin Lover. Joining Longoria in the film is Tig Notaro (One Mississippi), Rob Corddry (Ballers), Michael Cassidy (Batm…

‘Baywatch’ Actor Jon Bass Cast In ‘Dog Days’

EXCLUSIVE: Jon Bass is joining the pack. The actor, who was last seen alongside Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron in Paramount’s Baywatch remake, has been cast in LD Entertainment’s upcoming film, Dog Days. The Ken Marino-directed comedy follows a group of humans brought together by their canine pets as they work through hardships in life.
Bass will play Garrett, a somewhat awkward yet earnest owner of a local dog rescue shelter, who has a crush on Tara (Vanessa Hudgens).
Nina…

EXCLUSIVE: Jon Bass is joining the pack. The actor, who was last seen alongside Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron in Paramount’s Baywatch remake, has been cast in LD Entertainment’s upcoming film, Dog Days. The Ken Marino-directed comedy follows a group of humans brought together by their canine pets as they work through hardships in life. Bass will play Garrett, a somewhat awkward yet earnest owner of a local dog rescue shelter, who has a crush on Tara (Vanessa Hudgens). Nina…

Eva Longoria In Talks To Join Comedy Film ‘Dog Days’

EXCLUSIVE: Eva Longoria is in negotiations to join Nina DobrevFinn Wolford and Tone Bell in director Ken Marino’s sophomore feature Dog Days, from LD Entertainment (Megan Leavey, Jackie). Written by Elissa Matsueda and Erica Oyama, the film is slated to go before cameras next month.
Dog Days follows a group of humans brought together by their canine pets as they work through hardships in life. Longoria is in talks to play Grace, a loving wife and mother who can’t bear…

EXCLUSIVE: Eva Longoria is in negotiations to join Nina DobrevFinn Wolford and Tone Bell in director Ken Marino’s sophomore feature Dog Days, from LD Entertainment (Megan Leavey, Jackie). Written by Elissa Matsueda and Erica Oyama, the film is slated to go before cameras next month. Dog Days follows a group of humans brought together by their canine pets as they work through hardships in life. Longoria is in talks to play Grace, a loving wife and mother who can't bear…