Tim Hill

Fox Plans ‘Playdate’ with Tim Hill

http://movieweb.com/person/tim-hill/ 20th Century Fox is making a deal to pick up family film Playdate with Alvin and the Chipmunks's Tim Hill to direct.

Plot details are being held under wraps, but we do know that director Tim Hill and Dave Johnson are writing the script, which will become a vehicle for the director.

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‘Walter the Farting Dog’ Gets Director Tim Hill

Director Tim Hill has signed onto direct Walter the Farting Dog for Paramount Pictures. The news comes just one day after the director boarded the Short Circuit remake for Dimension Films.

Walter the Farting Dog is based on the children's novel series written by William Kotzwinkle and Glenn Murray, which centers on a family who has to put up with their increasingly flatulent dog. Joel Cohen and Alec Sokolow are writing the screenplay adaptation.

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‘Short Circuit’ Gets Director Tim Hill

The Dimension Films remake Short Circuit is starting to show signs of life once more, with Tim Hill (Hop) signing on to direct.

We last reported on this remake back in October 2009, when Steve Carr came aboard to direct from Dan Milano's script. Now Tim Hill will supervise the writing of a new screenplay, although it isn't known if a writer is attached yet.

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