It’s Official: Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston Will Star in ‘Intouchables’ Remake (How Might It Translate?)

Cast member Kevin Hart poses at The Pan African Film & Arts Festival's opening night premiere of Screen Gems' "Think Like a Man" in Los Angeles, Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

In 2014, two years after the initial announcement of The Weinstein Company’s acquisition of USA remake rights to the French award-winning global blockbuster, various French media sites reported that Kevin Hart had been cast in the American remake of “Intouchables” (released as… Continue Reading

A Film Adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘In the Heights’ Receives Weinstein Company Backing

In the Heights

Lin-Manuel Miranda is certainly *the man* right now, thanks in large part to his smash Broadway musical, “Hamilton,” which continues to win over new fans who discover it. But before “Hamilton,” Miranda brought another musical to Broadway in March 2008… Continue Reading