Rucka’s QUEEN & COUNTRY snags hot screenwriter. Aug24

Rucka’s QUEEN & COUNTRY snags hot screen...

With one of his titles coming to the big screen shortly (WHITEOUT) writer Greg Rucka may now have a second title going through the Hollywood machinery.THR has posted that Ryan Condal has been hired to adapt Rucka’s excellent graphic novel series for FOX. Condal will actually be reworking a previous screenplay (by John Miller).While Condal has not had a project hit the silver screen yet, he is a hot commodity in Hollywood right now. Last year, he had a project land on the BLACK LIST. The BL comes from 250+ studio execs that offer up their top ten screenplays that are not en route to the theaters. Getting on the list can be a pretty big...

New WHITEOUT poster. Aug08

New WHITEOUT poster.

The fine folks at Warner Bros are offering up a new poster for WHITEOUT, the film based on Greg Rucka’s aclaimed graphic novel.”After two years stationed at Antarctica’s South Pole research base, lone U.S. Marshal Carrie Stetko (Kate Beckinsale) is as anxious as anyone to be going home. She’s turned in her resignation and is counting the hours and minutes to the last plane out. But three days before departure, a body turns up on the ice and Carrie is immediately thrust into Antarctica’s first murder investigation. As the death toll mounts, the mystery deepens with shifting loyalties, deadly whiteouts, and a...

New WHITEOUT trailer. Jul22

New WHITEOUT trailer.

IGN has put up a new trailer for WHITEOUT, the film based on Greg Rucka’s aclaimed graphic novel.”After two years stationed at Antarctica’s South Pole research base, lone U.S. Marshal Carrie Stetko (Kate Beckinsale) is as anxious as anyone to be going home. She’s turned in her resignation and is counting the hours and minutes to the last plane out. But three days before departure, a body turns up on the ice and Carrie is immediately thrust into Antarctica’s first murder investigation. As the death toll mounts, the mystery deepens with shifting loyalties, deadly whiteouts, and a relentless killer who will stop...

Trailer for Greg Rucka’s WHITEOUT is online. Jun17

Trailer for Greg Rucka’s WHITEOUT is online.

I first made mention of WHITEOUT over two years ago. During that time, the film has been pushed back repeatedly.It now has a set date of Sept 19th, 2009. In the last day, the official trailer become available.Kate Beckinsale (Underworld, Pearl Harbor) is starring as U.S. Marshall Carrie Stetko. Stetko has been sent to Antarctica to solve the continent’s first murder. The six months of sun are coming to an end and Carrie has little time to catch the killer before the sun sets and she is stuck there, with the killer, for the six months of darkness.Gabriel Macht (The Good Shepherd, Because I Said So) is playing a UN operative that is...

New photos from Whiteout. Dec14

New photos from Whiteout.

The folks at Warner Brothers have released new photos for Whiteout.Based on the graphic novel by Greg Rucka, Whiteout has Kate Beckinsale (Underworld, Pearl Harbor) is starring as U.S. Marshall Carrie Stetko. Stetko has been sent to Antarctica to solve the continent’s first murder. The six months of sun are coming to an end and Carrie has little time to catch the killer before the sun sets and she is stuck there, with the killer, for the six months of darkness.Whiteout lands in theaters on Sept 19th, 2009.Click below for a couple of new photos.This second one looks nice. Anyone else think it has an almost comic book feel to it?