from IndieWire: IFC Midnight, the genre arm of IFC Films, announced today that it has acquired U.S. rights to Zachary Donohue’s debut film, “The Den.” Co-written by Donohue and Lauren Thompson, the film stars Melanie Papalia, David Schlachtenhaufen, Adam Shapiro and Matt Riedy. “The Den” follows a young woman, who, studying the habits of webcam [...]
Adam joins “Veep” regular Reid Scott and Barbara Hershey, Serinda Swan, Nadine Valasquez, and Skyler Stone in indie family drama “Sister,” with David Lascher directing. Todd Camher is producing “Sister” with Matt Luber exec producing. The film began shooting this week in Los Angeles. Story, written by Camhe and Lascher, centers on an actor whose [...]
from Mashable: Check out Adam along with Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco, and Isla Fisher in this clip from NOW YOU SEE ME! The opening sequence of Now You See Me, the upcoming thriller about a quartet of illusionists who magically give away stolen cash to audiences, is now available to watch right here [...]
Check out Adam, Oona Mekas, and John Hawkes in the trailer for the short film directed by Mekas, The Sleepy Man: Shapiro and Hawkes on set, The Sleepy Man 2013.
Adam was cast in the screwball comedy from Night & Day Pictures, Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant alongside Mark Feuerstein, Danny Pudi, Jayma Mays, and Henry Winkler. from Filmofilia.com: Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant – a completely new project which will have an awesome cast on board. So make sure you remember this [...]
Check out the new trailer for I Am Not A Hipster. And looks for screenings in your town here http://iamnotahipster.com/#watch-now #SPACEFACE I AM NOT A HIPSTER (Trailer Two) from Destin Daniel Cretton on Vimeo.
Adam is currently shooting Salmon on Ritz, written by NY based playwright Jon Caren and directed by Colin Lupe alongside fellow IAMA Theatre Company founder Amy Rosoff (Flash Forward), Justine Lupe (Harry’s Law) and Will Greenberg (Modern Family, Happy Endings)
If you’re in NYC, check out Adam in David Chase’s NOT FADE AWAY at the 50th Annual New York Film Festival. ‘Not Fade Away’ Director Reveals Film Poster ‘Sopranos’ creator David Chase makes his big-screen debut By Rolling Stone October 3, 2012 12:55 PM ET ‘Not Fade Away’ Courtesy of Paramount Director and Sopranos creator David [...]
Adam’s been added to the cast of Louis Leterrier’s film Now You See Me starring: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Caine, Isla Fisher, Dave Franco, Melanie Laurent, Jesse Eisenberg, & Morgan Freeman. Shoots in New York this year.
Adam will re-join writer/director Destin Daniel Cretton at Sundance film festival, where they last won Best Short Film in 2008 for Short Term 12. This time it is Cretton’s first feature film, I Am Not A Hipster. Adam plays DJ Spaceface, the ultimate hipster. Check out a teaser here: I AM NOT A HIPSTER (the [...]
Adam and some friends including Payman Benz (Director, Chris Wesiberg is Growing Bald), Patrick Deluca, Chris Darnell, and Jesse Schiller shot this film with very little money over the course of 14 days. After two years of post production, the film will premiere at the Hollywood Film Festival at the Arclight Hollywood October 23rd.
Adam’s newest short film, THE INTERVIEW, directed by SHORT TERM 12 Producer Michelle Steffes, premieres tonight at the Sunset Laemmle 5. For more info check out THE INTERVIEW on IMDB
Adam’s film “Chris Weisberg is Growing Bald” will be having a LA Comedy Festical screening tonight at the ACME comedy theatre, followed by his fiance Katie Lowes in the live sketch “The Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go Show” written by Joann Socrates and directed by Joe Perachio who directed Adam at IAMA Fest 2010 [...]
Adam plays “Myron Hirsch” in the Academy Award nominated A Single Man starring Colin Firth and Julianne Moore and directed by Tom Ford. Available on DVD or Netflix Now!
Adam plays “Smitty” in Cafe alongside Jamie Kennedy and Jennifer Love Hewitt. Written and Directed by Marc Erlbaum, Cafe takes place entirely in a West Philadelphia coffee shop. After successful screenings at festivals, Cafe is now being shopped to distributors…
“PREP & LANDING” — ABC’S FIRST TV SPECIAL PRODUCED BY WALT DISNEY ANIMATION STUDIOS Half-Hour Holiday Special Tells Story of the Elite Unit of Elves Who Prepare Homes for Christmas Eve Visit from Santa Claus Voices of the Elves Include Dave Foley, Sarah Chalke and Derek Richardson Adam Shapiro will lend his voice to three [...]
A Single Man premiered Monday night at the AFI Film Festival in Hollywood. The Film is just off winning awards at the Venice and Toronto Film Festivals.
The Weinstein Company has paid a little under $2.5m for US and German rights to Tom Ford’s A Single Man following an all-night negotiating session. The film arrived in Toronto on a wave of anticipation following its triumphant world premiere in Venice, where Coln Firth won the Coppa Volpi for his portrayal of a gay [...]
Cafe is wrapping up filming in Philadelphia. Writer/Director Marc Erlbaum is making his third feature, and has shot all of them in his (and Adam’s) hometown of Philly!
Short Term 12 was a huge success at Sundance this year, taking home the prize in the Best Short Film category! Here are some photos from the festival!
The cast and crew of Short Term 12 found out that they’ll be going to the Sundance Film Festival this year! We’ll blog from Park City!
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Fellow IAMA Theatre Company Member Graham Sibley threw his annual Donkaphant Film Festival this week at the Skirball Museum in Los Angeles. Adam was on hand to host the event and made this video to lauch the festival: [tube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GeOeeEVGHPw[/tube]