MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL STARS GET BIG UPS: Rachel Brosnahan has landed a big pay hike on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel after renegotiating her contract on the hit series with Amazon, The Hollywood Reporter writes. Tony Shalhoub also landed a bigger payday and Alex Borstein is said to be close to a deal. Brosnahan will now make triple her previous salary, or about $300K an episode for the third season. The Amy Sherman-Palladino creation snagged a best comedy series Emmy and Golden Globe awards. Brosnahan landed two Golden Globes, an Emmy and a SAG Award; Shalhoub nabbed a SAG Award and an Emmy nomination; Borstein, an Emmy Award and SAG and Golden Globe nominations.
WHAT’S HAPPENING WITH LORD OF THE RINGS? Fans who are desperate for an update on Amazon’s Lord of the Rings series can turn to a literal map that Amazon is providing. The show’s Twitter feed captioned the map, “Three Rings for Eleven-kings under the sky,” along with a link to the map. No word yet on when the series will actually drop.
NEW TRIPLE FRONTIER TRAILER DROPS: Lies and plots define the day in the second trailer for Netflix’s Triple Frontier. The film follows a group of five former soldiers who feel their country has abandoned them. Ben Affleck, Oscar Isaac, Charlie Hunnam, Garrett Hedlund and Pedro Pascal star. Triple Frontier opens in select theaters on March 6 before hitting Netflix on March 13.
MATTEL TEAMING WITH MGM ON AMERICAN GIRL FILM: The American Girl dolls are set for their silver screen debut. Mattel and MGM are joining forces to develop a live-action film based on the blockbuster (more than 32 million American Girl dolls and 157 million American Girl books have been sold) line of books and dolls.
Source: Pulse of Radio