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Karyn Kusama will direct a new “Dracula” feature for Jason Blum’s Blumhouse Productions, an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap.Matt Manfredi and Phil Hay, who have collaborated with Kusama on “Destroyer” and “The Invitation,” are writing the script.Blumhouse is just coming off a hit with Leigh Whannell’s “The Invisible Man,” which grossed $102.2 million worldwide based off a $7 million budget. While the “Dracula” project isn’t set up at Universal Pictures just yet, it would make sense given Universal has a first look deal with Blumhouse, and Dracula is part of Universal’s Classic Monsters, alongside Godzilla, Frankenstein, The Mummy, and The Invisible Man.Also Read: 'Dracula' and 'Frankenstein' Theater Reviews: Our Favorite Monsters Get a MakeoverAnd with the recent success of “The Invisible Man,” which was distributed by Universal, the Monster Universe could be brought back on track after the studio’s misfire with 2017’s “The Mummy.” That film made $409 million worldwide off of a $125 million budget.The new “Dracula” will take place in modern times. Another monster project was recently set up at Universal as well, with James Wan producing through his Atomic Monster banner.Also Read: James Wan Developing Horror Monster Movie For UniversalKusama’s other credits include “Jennifer’s Body” (2009) and “XX” (2017), and she executive produced “Leap of Faith: William Friedkin on The Exorcist” (2019). She also most recently directed an episode of HBO’s “The Outsider,” based on the Stephen King novel of the same name.She is represented by ICM Partners and ID Pr. The Hollywood Reporter first reported the news.Read original story Karyn Kusama to Direct New ‘Dracula’ Film for Blumhouse At TheWrap
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“Bombshell” writer Charles Randolph is set to write a feature film based on the rise and fall of WeWork and its CEO and founder Adam Neumann that is being fast tracked at Blumhouse Productions and Universal, TheWrap has learned.Blumhouse will produce and is adapting the film based on the reporting and an upcoming book by journalist Katrina Brooker. The film will chart the intertwined lives and ambitions of Masayoshi Son, the CEO of Softbank, and Neumann, who from 2010 to 2019 was the CEO of the commercial real estate company WeWork that has been the subject of scrutiny following a failed IPO. Randolph will also produce.Brooker, who is a senior contributing writer for Fast Company and the author of an upcoming book on WeWork to be published by W.W. Norton, has conducted in-depth interviews with Neumann and dozens of sources within SoftBank and WeWork that have delved into Neumann’s eccentric behavior, the fallout of WeWork’s IPO after initially being valued at $47 billion and the crisis around SoftBank’s $100 billion Vision Fund. Brooker’s work has also appeared in Vanity Fair, the New York Times, Fortune and Bloomberg.Also Read: 'Bombshell' to Receive Stanley Kramer Award from Producers GuildRandolph is an Oscar-winner for “The Big Short” and wrote this year’s upcoming “Bombshell” starring Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman and Margot Robbie. The film directed by Jay Roach and to be released by Lionsgate details Roger Ailes’ downfall at Fox News amid sexual harassment accusations.Blumhouse is also at work developing a New York Magazine cover story by Ezra Marcus and James D. Walsh, “The Stolen Kids of Sarah Lawrence,” into a film and TV project.Read original story ‘Bombshell’ Writer to Pen Film on WeWork CEO Adam Neumann at Universal and Blumhouse At TheWrap
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