Marti Noxon Talks ‘Pride And Prejudice And Zombies’

Tweet When cameras finally start rolling on Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Lionsgate is going to throw the mother of all office parties. A week or so back we reported that the film was having trouble casting its female lead. Now we have a bit of a status update on the project from Marti Noxon (who was brought in to work on David O. Russel’s script in June). It all sounds cheery enough, but the...
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‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’ Is Having Lady Problems

Tweet The pedigree for the Jane Austen mash-up Pride and Prejudice and Zombies just keeps dropping. According to Variety, “Lionsgate’s Pride and Prejudice and Zombies looks as if it is far off from getting started anytime soon. Expected to shoot sometime in the fourth quarter of 2011, the pic’s production start date has now been moved to early 2012. The pushback comes as the pic has...
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Craig Gillespie Confirmed to Direct Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Tweet Lionsgate has hired director Craig Gillespie to direct the studio’s adaptation of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies. Gillespie directed the critical and audience hit Lars and the Real Girl, and is also directing the upcoming Fright Night, starring Collin Farrell and set to be released this August. Natalie Portman is producing the film under her handsomecharlie films shingle with Annette Savitch,...
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Mike White Confirmed for Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Tweet Pride and Prejudice and Zombies has found a director in the form of Mike White, Lionsgate confirmed today. The film, based on Seth Grahame-Smith’s re-interpretation of Jane Austen’s Pride & Prejudice, features the literary heroine Elizabeth Bennet up against hordes of ravenous zombies. White, who drafted School of Rock and Nacho Libre, previously tangled with the undead as part...
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