Ellen Page joins Diane Keaton in HBO comedy series about bloggers

Ellen Page joins Diane Keaton in HBO comedy series about bloggers

Entertainment Weekly is reporting that Ellen Page has signed on to co-star with Diane Keaton in Tilda, the HBO comedy we recently told you about where Keaton will finally give dramatic voice to the most interesting people on the planet: showbiz bloggers. Keaton has officially claimed the title role, a “powerful and much-feared Hollywood blogger” that is unofficially but totally based on Deadline’s Nikki Finke—or at least, a Nikki Finke construct who exists in that same artificial mirror-world of the movie industry inhabited by Entourage. Page will join her as Carolyn, a “morally conflicted creative assistant caught between following the corporate culture of the studio she works for and following Tilda, who has taken a keen interest in her”—which sounds sort of like The Devil Has Nasty Things To Say About Mike Ovitz. The pilot is set to start shooting next month; “honest to blog” jokes are set to start immediately.