Tag Archives: Melissa Rosenberg
Posted on04. Dec, 2012 by lisa.
*SPOILER ALERT* IF YOU HAVE NOT SEEN THE MOVIE YET* Screenwriter Melissa Rosenberg discusses the Breaking Dawn Part 2 twist in great depth in a behind-the-scenes interview with EW; when and how she and Stephenie Meyer came up with it, why it had to happen the way it did, and what it was like hearing the [...]
Posted on27. Mar, 2012 by lisa.
While we, the fans, are occupied with the current obsessions like Twilight or The Hunger Games, Hollywood production companies are always at least two steps ahead hoping they will be the lucky ones to bring us the next big thing.
IGN asks the question and gives us a look at a few of the good possibilities. [...]
Posted on19. Feb, 2012 by dazzledforever.
Via Twilight Lexicon
Posted on21. Dec, 2011 by Amanda31.
Thanks to the global success of The Twilight Saga, Melissa Rosenberg has taken over the title of highest-grossing female screenwriter. According to The Hollywood Reporter: With The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 continuing its blockbuster run in theaters around the world — $647.3 million in grosses and counting — Rosenberg has become the highest-grossing [...]
Posted on23. Nov, 2011 by dazzledforever.
Melissa Rosenberg talks with MTV about some of the scenes that were cut from Breaking Dawn Part 1. Fingers crossed they end up on the DVD!
Posted on18. Nov, 2011 by dazzledforever.
Deadline reported Melissa Rosenberg will write and executive produce an U.S. adaptation of Endemol’s Dutch drama format Penoza for ABC. The Rosenberg-penned Penoza centers on a widow of an assassinated criminal who is suddenly forced to adopt her late husband’s role in order to protect her family. Rosenberg, who will serve as showrunner, is executive [...]
Posted on17. Nov, 2011 by dazzledforever.
HITFIX decided to mix things up for their latest interview with Melissa Rosenberg and ask her 10 questions not usually asked. 1. What is the strangest ‘Twilight’ related fan moment you’ve had to date? I actually don’t get so many of the kind of fan interactions that Rob, Kristen and Taylor do for which I’m [...]
Posted on17. Nov, 2011 by dazzledforever.
Collider spoke at length with Melissa Rosenberg about Breaking Dawn Part 1 and her other upcoming projects. Collider: The Twilight films haven’t all come out yet, but you’re finished with filming. What’s it like to be able to step back from them a little bit? Is it weird that it’s all finished, as far as [...]
Posted on03. Nov, 2011 by Amanda31.
Posted on13. Oct, 2011 by Amanda31.
We mentioned the other day that Glamour’s Facebook page was going to be hosting a live Q&A with The Twilight Saga Screenwriter Melissa Rosenberg. That chat took place today, and below is the transcript: Q: What is your favorite quote/scene in the movie/and in the books? A: I’d have to say the honeymoon scenes. very [...]
Posted on06. Oct, 2011 by Amanda31.
Glamour Magazine will be hosting a live chat with The Twilight Saga screenwriter Melissa Rosenberg on their Facebook page next Thursday, October 13 at 1:00 PM ET. The Q&A is open to all fans of Glamour’s Facebook page, so be sure to “like” their page and keep an eye out for additional updates on the [...]
Posted on15. Sep, 2011 by Amanda31.
Los Angeles Times’ Ministry of Gossip blog spoke with Twilight Saga screenwriter Melissa Rosenberg about her favorite moments from the Breaking Dawn Part 1 trailer that was released this week. The horror: Robert Pattinson’s previous comments that Bill Condon was making a horror movie were ominous, and the trailer in fact reflects terrible times ahead [...]
Posted on15. Jul, 2011 by Amanda31.
USA Today ran a feature yesterday about how Harry Potter has changed films, including quotes from Summit’s Erik Feig, Twilight Saga Screenwriter Melissa Rosenberg and New Moon Director Chris Weitz. Erik: “The story has a younger protagonist, but the book series and the movies are greatly enjoyed by older people, too. I devoured the first [...]
Posted on21. Jun, 2011 by dazzledforever.
The Wrap published an article discussing various YA novels that have been optioned by movie studios to be made into films. They evaluate each one to see if it has the potential for success similar to Twilight or Harry Potter. One of the books, Earthseed, has Melissa Rosenberg on hand as screenplay writer and producer. [...]
Posted on01. Jun, 2011 by dazzledforever.
Last week we posted about Melissa Rosenberg being a part of the YouTube Distinguished Speakers Series. This event took place yesterday and was streamed live online. Melissa talks for about an hour discussing her work in film and TV.
Posted on26. May, 2011 by dazzledforever.
Melissa Rosenberg will be a guest speaker at a lecture on May 31st as part of the YouTube Creator Institute’s latest initiative. YouTube launched YouTube Creator Institute with the help of USC School of Cinematic Arts and Columbia College Chicago. The initiative was created to help aspiring video artists from all walks of life to improve the [...]
Posted on29. Mar, 2011 by Amanda31.
According to the press release: PARAMOUNT PICTURES OPTIONS EARTHSEED HOLLYWOOD, CA (March 29, 2011) – Paramount Pictures Film Group President Adam Goodman today announced that the studio has optioned the novel EARTHSEED, with Melissa Rosenberg (“Twilight,” “Dexter,” “Highlander”) attached to pen the script and produce through her Tall Girls Productions. Set in the future, Earthseed, [...]
Posted on10. Feb, 2011 by Amanda31.
According to The Hollywood Reporter: After taking on vampires in Summit’s Twilight Saga, writer Melissa Rosenberg is tackling a different kind of immortal being: Scottish highlanders. The scribe is in negotiations to come on board to work on the studio’s remake of Highlander. … The original story centered on a Scottish swordsman, who discovers he [...]
Posted on17. Dec, 2010 by Amanda31.
Variety is reporting that Melissa will be writing and executive producing AKA Jessica Jones, an adaptation of a female Marvel character which is in development for fall 2011 at ABC, under her newly formed Tall Girls Productions. “AKA Jessica Jones” will also mark the launch of Rosenberg’s Tall Girls Prods. banner. The scribe, who’s a [...]
Posted on09. Dec, 2010 by Amanda31.
Melissa Rosenberg has received a Writers Guild of America nomination for her work as one of the writers on Showtime’s Dexter. Others nominated in the Drama Series category are the writers of Boardwalk Empire, Breaking Bad, Friday Night Lights and Mad Men. The winners will be honored at the 2011 Writers Guild Awards on Feb. [...]
Posted on01. Nov, 2010 by Amanda31.
Melissa participated in the “The Vampire Revival” panel at The New Yorker Festival with Stephen King and others in early October. WNYC, the local NPR station, now has an audio file available from that panel. The panelists discussed why we would pay good money to be scared; the first movie that scared the panelists and [...]
Posted on21. Oct, 2010 by Amanda31.
NBC’s PopcornBiz talked with Melissa about having a bit of leeway with the Breaking Dawn script: “I did actually [get to do that], because we got to fill out the story because we’re doing the next two movies,” said Rosenberg. “So there was room to play and expand on some of the characters that Stephanie [...]
Posted on05. Oct, 2010 by Amanda31.
Melissa participated in the “The Vampire Revival” panel at The New Yorker Festival on Saturday, with co-panelist Stephen King and others. The New Yorker magazine has a brief write up on the panel: When Stephen King released “Salem’s Lot” in 1975, vampires were so out of fashion that the publisher didn’t want to mention them [...]