Jim Carrey

Showtime to adapt Patti Smith memoir

US cable channel Showtime is adapting the memoir of punk poet and musician Patti Smith into a drama miniseries. Smith’s memoir, Just Kids, will be adapted, co-written and produced for TV by Academy Award-nominated screenwriter John Logan (Skyfall, Hugo), whose Desert Wolf Productions imprint will be the production company. Smith shot to fame in 1970s as […]

Lemony Snicket series for Netflix

On-demand service Netflix has ordered an original series based on the Jim Carrey movie Lemony Snicket’s a Series of Unfortunate Events. Paramount Television, the TV production arm of Lemony Snicket film studio Paramount, will produce the series in association with Netflix. The 2004 film focused on a trio of orphaned children seeking to adopted by […]