Announcements

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Wiip Acquires Jennifer Lynn Barnes’ YA Novel ‘Little White Lies’ For TV Series Development

Variety:

‘The Summer I Turned Pretty’ Is the Best Teen Drama Since ‘Dawson’s Creek’

Variety:

Tom Pelphrey Joins HBO’s Untitled Task Force Project From Brad Ingelsby

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Salli Richardson-Whitfield Boards Brad Ingelsby’s Mark Ruffalo-Led HBO Task Force Drama Series As Director & Exec Producer

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‘Adamtine’ Horror Film Based On Hannah Berry’s Graphic Novel In Works At Wiip

The Hollywood Reporter:

Amazon’s ‘The Summer I Turned Pretty’ Renewed for Season 3

Variety:

Mark Ruffalo to Star in Task Force Limited Series at HBO From ‘Mare of Easttown’ Creator Brad Ingelsby

Variety:

wiip CEO Paul Lee on How Streaming Deals are Evolving and Why the Industry Needs a Better ‘Mechanism’ to Pay Creatives

The Wrap

Paul Lee, CEO of ‘Mare of Easttown’ Producer Wiip: ‘Our Special Sauce Is That We Can Break the Rules’

Variety

‘The Last King of Scotland’ Writer Jeremy Brock to Script ‘The Anarchy’ Series From Wiip, Roy Kapur Films (EXCLUSIVE)

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wiip To Develop ‘An Honest Man’, Upcoming Book by Michael Koryta, For Television

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Fisk University, The First HBCU Gymnastics Team To Compete At NCAA Level, Leaps Into Docuseries From Deborah Riley Draper & wiip

THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER:

wiip Nabs ‘Immortal King Rao’ Novel to Adapt for TV (Exclusive)

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Johnny Carson Biopic Series Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt From David Milch & Jay Roach Hits Marketplace

THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER:

wiip Snags Rights to Novel ‘The Lemon,’ Will Adapt for TV (Exclusive)

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Will Forte To Star In ‘Bodkin’ Drama Series At Netflix From The Obamas’ Higher Ground & wiip

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Julianne Nicholson To Headline & EP ‘Separation Anxiety’ TV Series Based On Book In Works At wiip

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Meet Cute Podcast Set For TV Adaptation From wiip

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wiip Sets Up TV Series On Teenage Years Of British Crime Writing Icon Agatha Christie

DEADLINE:

‘Levittown’ Limited Series In Works From Amma Asante, Thomas Schlamme, wiip & Gotham Group

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‘Doomsday Machine’ Facebook Limited Series Starring Claire Foy As Sheryl Sandberg Lands At HBO For Development

THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER:

Todd McFarlane Developing ‘Sam and Twitch’ TV Show

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Gillian Robespierre & Mathilde Dratwa To Write & EP wiip’s ‘Separation Anxiety’ TV Series Starring Julianne Nicholson

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wiip To Develop ‘The Memo,’ Upcoming Book By Former Wall Street Journal Staffers, With Lean Machine

THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER:

wiip CEO Paul Lee on Why He Opened Hotel-Inspired Offices in Hollywood

Variety:

‘Mare of Easttown’ Producer wiip Whips Into Shape With Expansion Plans and a New Owner

Variety:

wiip Options Rights to Adam Sternbergh’s ‘The Eden Test’ (EXCLUSIVE)

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‘RAW10′: McFarlane Films, wiip & Rooster Teeth Developing Adult Animated Series From Dan Dominguez Based On McFarlane Toys

Variety:

Jenny Han Series ‘Summer I Turned Pretty’ Renewed for Season 2 at Amazon Ahead of Season 1 Premiere (EXCLUSIVE)

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Limited Series ‘Pistol’ About Guitarist Steve Jones Bows On Hulu In May

Announcements