5 Book to Movie Adaptions We Can't Wait For

5 Book to Movie Adaptions We Can't Wait For

The year is almost halfway through, but thankfully there are so many exciting adaptations happening the second half of 2019! Here are the one’s we are most excited for:   1. Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer   image via disney books Judi Dench and Josh Gad are set to star in the adaptation of Artemis Fowl. Set over the course of eight books, the first features our hero Artemis after he kidnaps an elf-fairy and holds her for a hefty, hefty ransom to help build back his family’s fortune. His dad, who is also a criminal, has been missing for quite some …

Disney’s ‘Artemis Fowl’ Adaptation Casts Its Lead!

Disney’s ‘Artemis Fowl’ Adaptation Casts Its Lead!

Disney’s adaptation of Eoin Colfer’s Artemis Fowl has found its lead in newcomer, Ferdia Shaw. Director Kenneth Branagh met with more than 1,200 potential actors for the role of Artemis Fowl, but Shaw scored the part.   Image Via The Lisa Richards Agency   Branagh has also nabbed his Murder on the Orient Express collaborators Josh Gad (as Mulch Diggums) and Dame Judi Dench (as Commander Root). Colfer’s book is being adapted into a screenplay by Irish playwright, Conor McPherson. Branagh has proven himself to be a masterclass actor and an indispensable voice as far as book adaptations go. He did play Gilderoy …