Producers Nick Wechsler, Steve and Paula Mae Schwartz have used their own money to acquire screen rights to "The Host," the first adult novel written by Stephenie Meyer, author of the "Twilight" series.
Andrew Niccol will write the script and direct.
Meyer's novel is a love story set in the near future on Earth, which has been assimilated by an alien species of benevolent parasites that call themselves "Souls." One such… Continue
Added by Aylin on September 23, 2009 at 4:47am —
It looks like another one of Stephenie Meyer's best-selling books may be coming to the big screen.
Variety reports that producers have acquired the movie rights to her adult novel, The Host. The book is Meyer's take on an "Invasion of the Body Snatchers" type of alien future. In the book, the hero's body is taken over by an alien host -- but she refuses to give up, leaving two souls trapped in one body and leading to an ... er, interesting ... love triangle/quadrangle. Because the… Continue
In a new article by Variety, they are reporting that the rights to Stephenie Meyer’s “The Host” have been acquired by producers Nick Wechsler, Steve and Paula Mae Schwartz - who all used their own money to purchase these rights.
“Meyer’s novel is a love story set in the near future on Earth, which has been assimilated by an alien species of benevolent parasites that call themselves “Souls.” One such soul,… Continue
Added by christine on September 23, 2009 at 3:49am —
Hello twilight people!
Aren't we excited to see the 'New Moon' soundtrack? course we are... me more than anyone!!!
And since they are supposed to announce it pretty soon... I decided to make a video (BIG one... I may have break some kind of record) with my soundtrack...
Now one people already told me, quote: 'you have to make full videos'... my answer: I will... but not for all the songs otherwise I'll be making videos till I'm 30.
Stephenie Meyer’s website was just updated with the following information:
“Hi. I hope everyone is having a great week.
It has come to my attention through several concerned emails that many popular websites like MySpace and Facebook are displaying ads offering a chance to win Midnight Sun. This is a hoax. I would advise against giving out any personal information or even clicking on the… Continue
Some of their questions are about the books including, “Do you have some type of message about love you are trying to get your readers to walk away with?” And “Have you thought about writing an alternate ending to your last book which some of your readers have demanded?”
Wethere or not she will continue...watch the… Continue
Added by ˆˆÄngelˆˆ on August 30, 2009 at 1:18am —
Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and the rest of the "Twilight" franchise cast spent their summers working on other projects and getting their photos snapped by every paparazzo in the universe before heading back to Vancouver to film "Eclipse." Sliding just a bit further under the radar, "Twilight" author Stephenie Meyer drifted through the sunny season listening to indie rock and sneaking into a movie theater to catch the trailer for the latest adaptation of her vampire… Continue
Bluewater Productions is at it again! The company that has brought you comic books based on the lives of Michelle Obama and other members of their Female Force line is back with a comic book based on Stephenie Meyer, the author of the runaway hit Twilight Saga book and now film series. Details of the comic are expected to focus on her early life and subsequent meteoric rise to fame as the author of the series, focusing on the complicated worlds of… Continue
Added by ˆˆÄngelˆˆ on August 1, 2009 at 8:08am —
Click here to read about a very cool new project that Yen Press is working on: Twilight: The Graphic Novel. The newest issue of Entertainment Weekly (hitting newsstands on Friday) will feature three exclusive illustrations from the book. More information about the book, including the publication date, will be coming. This is the first…Continue
Stephenie Meyer doesn't have a Myspace anymore. She lets us know that her website is the ONLY web presence she will have. Yes twihards...no twitter, no facebook, no page on twisaga, and now NO myspace. She leaves this message for us on her website. Which is her only place for communication on the web.
A quick fyi: I am taking down my bloated myspace page. It was a lot of fun while it…Continue
Stephenie Meyer has had a very exciting couple of years. This year Forbes thought Stephenie was worthy of their prestigious 100 list. And she is....drum roll....
#26 Stephenie Meyer
Thanks to the success of Meyer's Twilight series, 2008 became the year of the vampire. The low-profile author sold 29 million books last year, releasing two new novels (Breaking Dawn and The Host) and selling hoards of paperbacks of what have…Continue
Thank you, everybody who voted at the MTV Movie Awards! It was awesome to see Twilight get so much love. Congratulations to Catherine and Rob and Kristen and all of the cast and everyone at Summit and everybody on the crew! You all did an amazing job and you deserve your popcorn!
From a pap outside the party:
"Local tabloid gossip queen, Lainey, twittered the exact location for where the party was happening. Even making multiple posts to make sure the message was seen as much as possible. Her reasons are not entirely known, but the group down there all had their own overwhelming hunches, which point to the fact she didnt have anyone there to shoot for her (ironic she posted this shortly after her pap went home for the…Continue
Last night at the Blue Water Cafe the cast of New Moon showed up with Stephenie Meyer and David Slade. Trying to make the transition easier this director hand off time. Last time with Catherine and Chris it got a little awkward.
Last night's party got a little publicized by Lainey Gossip on Twitter and reports first aired that the party got shut down due to that. Someone from Summit is watching… Continue
Stephenie Meyer and her book Breaking Dawn (the fourth book of the Twilight Saga) are up for Children’s Choice Book Awards.
Breaking Dawn is nominated for the Children’s Choice Book Awards. Breaking Dawn in nominated under the Teen Choice Catergory for best book and Stephenie is nominated for Favorite Author. You can vote for both Breaking and Stephenie at… Continue
Added by tet_d on April 27, 2009 at 10:32pm —
I am not being sued. No one has contacted me or my publisher to inform either of us that I'm being sued. I never had a roommate named Heidi. There is no professor in the BYU English department named Dr. Peter Benton (though there is a character on ER by that name). And most of all, I began writing Twilight exactly the way I've told people in countless interviews and events for the past six years: I had a cool dream, I wrote it down, writing…Continue
Ok i said in an earlier post thatt steph was accused of Plagarism by her former college roomate Heidi Stanton. It was all a hoax. People are getting out of hand trying to make up stories just to get attention. Here is an updated article from aceshowbiz.com:
"Report suggesting that the production of "The Twilight Saga's New Moon" has come to a standstill due to a plagiarism lawsuit filed against author Stephenie Meyer was proven to be a false one. As soon as the production shut down… Continue
I just got the pictures from the Project Book Babe photographer of me and Stephenie and I wanted to share you with guys. My family wouldn't understand how exciting these are...cause it's been there done that! But I knew my twifriends would know how special these photos are.
If you have idea what I am talking about? See this.… Continue