Connect with IMDb

2 items from 2014

Casting Net: Mark Wahlberg may star in Bp oil disaster film

19 August 2014 4:42 PM, PDT | EW - Inside Movies | See recent - Inside Movies news »

Mark Wahlberg may star in the Bp oil rig explosion film Deepwater Horizon from All Is Lost director J.C. Chandor. The movie is adapted from The New York Times article “Deepwater Horizon’s Final Hour” and is based on the true story of the men who worked on the rig in the Gulf of Mexico when it exploded in 2010, causing one of the worst oil spills in history. Wahlberg would play the No. 2 manager on site. Matthew Michael Carnahan (World War Z) has adapted the latest draft based on an original version written by Matthew Sand. [Deadline]

• Warner Bros. has acquired »

- Jake Perlman

Permalink | Report a problem

Tatum O'Neal Joins C. Thomas Howell, Judge Reinhold in 2 Indie Movies (Exclusive)

19 August 2014 12:33 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Oscar winner Tatum O'Neal has been cast in two indies. She'll star opposite Judge Reinhold in the basketball movie “My Many Sons” before sharing the screen with C. Thomas Howell in “Blue Weekend,” TheWrap has learned. Ralph E. Portillo is directing “My Many Sons” from a script by Carol Miller. Portillo is also producing the indie drama with Brad Wilson, Casey Bond and Jamie Elliott. Production is currently under way. Based on a true story, “My Many Sons” stars Reinhold as legendary basketball coach Don Meyer, who once held the record for the “winningest” coach in Ncaa history. Also read: Tatum O'Neal Reteams. »

- Jeff Sneider

Permalink | Report a problem

2 items from 2014, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners