The Idolmaker Movie

The Idolmaker movie production status is currently Development

June 19, 2014 • Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'.

Who's Involved:

Craig Brewer, Sascha Penn

Release Date:

To Be Announced (TBA)


Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

A remake of the 1980 drama based on the life of music producer Bob Marcucci who tries to shape two boys into music idols.

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Who stars in The Idolmaker: Cast List

(In Talks)

"Palmer" , "Shrek Forever After"  

Who's making The Idolmaker: Crew List

A look at the The Idolmaker behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Craig Brewer last directed Coming 2 America and Dolemite Is My Name. The film's writer Sascha Penn last wrote The Ditch and The Last Equation.


Sascha Penn

Production Company

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)

Watch: The Idolmaker Trailers & Videos

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Production: What we know about The Idolmaker?

Filming Timeline

  1. June 2014: The film was in Development status.
  2. February 2011: The film was in Development status.

The Idolmaker Release Date: When is the film coming out?

The Idolmaker is coming out To Be Announced (TBA).

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