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Jay Roach

  1. movie review
    Bombshell Only Sometimes Understands That It’s About White FeminismCharlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, and Margot Robbie play Fox News employees in a movie that isn’t anywhere near as sharp-edged as it should be.
  2. upcoming releases
    The Star-Studded Roger Ailes Movie Finally Has a Release DateStill no title, though.
  3. movies
    Kate McKinnon the Latest Blonde to Join Fox News Sexual-Harassment MovieAlongside Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie…
  4. HBO Developing Jay Roach/Kristin Gore Comedy Series ‘Women in Space’Two months after ordering Jay Roach’s Jack Black/Tim Robbins comedy pilot The Brink to series, Deadline reports that Roach has also teamed up […]
  5. casting
    Bryan Cranston Will Topline Jay Roach’s TrumboAbout blacklisted writer Dalton Trumbo.
  6. casting couch
    Bradley Cooper Signs On to Lance Armstrong MovieHe’d play Armstrong or Armstrong’s former teammate. 
  7. Annette Bening and Director Jay Roach Are Making a Comedy Aimed at HBOFour-time Oscar nominee Annette Bening has teamed up with filmmaker Jay Roach for a new comedy series, Deadline reports. The show is called The […]
  8. in development
    Annette Bening and Jay Roach Making a Comedy Aimed at HBOThe Third Coast, featuring Bening as a casting director in New Mexico.
  9. Talking to Jay Roach About ‘Austin Powers’, ‘Meet the Parents’, and […]Jay Roach’s first major break as a director was comedy gold. Granted, when your muse is Austin Powers it’s not entirely surprising. In addition […]
  10. biopics
    Jay Roach Is Making a Lance Armstrong Film, TooJay Roach vs. J.J. Abrams: Whose arm is stronger? 
  11. david edelstein
    Movie Review: The CampaignFiction should just throw in the towel when it comes to modern American politics.
  12. casting
    Paul Giamatti, Jay Roach Board HBO Khrushchev MovieRoach is returning to HBO again after Game Change.
  13. chat room
    Game Change Director Jay Roach Talks With John Heilemann About Adapting Heilemann’s Book and the Sarah Palin Narrative“It just seemed like not only the story in the book that I was interested in, it seemed like one of the great political stories ever.”
  14. Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis to Play Presidential Candidates in 2012 […]Will Ferrell is no stranger to playing a bumbling politician, but the idea of him teaming up with Zach Galifianakis to play rival presidential […]
  15. the industry
    Ferrell and Galifianakis Pitch Presidential ComedyJay Roach will direct.
  16. yiddishisms
    Dinner for Schmucks Should Probably Be Titled Dinner for SchlemielsOr maybe ‘Dinner for Shmendriks.’
  17. trailer mix
    Dinner for Schmucks Trailer: Rudd and Carell’s Unlikely BromanceWe would see anything starring Steve Carell and Paul Rudd, period.
  18. the industry
    Ron Livingston Is a SchmuckPlus: ‘In Treatment’ returns! Angie Harmon returns! ‘Top Chef’ returns (in a way)!
  19. the industry
    Leonardo DiCaprio and Ridley Scott Try the SomaPlus: Laura Dern and Mike White get ‘Enlightened’ on HBO.
  20. the industry
    Sean Penn Has Some Protecting to DoPlus: ‘The Complete History of My Sexual Failures.’
  21. the industry
    Dakota Fanning Rocks!Plus: Tyler Perry makes more movies.
  22. the industry
    Shia LaBeouf to Slum It in Non-Franchise ThrillerPlus: Zack Snyder signs on for an animated film, Gisele Bündchen is in talks to embarrass herself in a new Austin Powers movie, and AC/DC are working on a new album!
  23. the industry
    Once They Think Up a Story and Some Characters, ‘Dangerous Book for Boys’ Coming to the Big ScreenPlus industry news on Jay Roach, Vincent Van Gogh, and Idol: The Musical.