UPI Almanac for Wednesday, July 18, 2012.
An all-star reading of "The Kentucky Derby is Decadent and Depraved by Hunter S. Thompson" is set for release next month, said 429 Records.
Principal photography has begun in Puerto Rico on the big-screen adaptation of Hunter S. Thompson's first novel "The Rum Diary," GK Films said Thursday.
Amber Heard is in talks to play the female lead in a movie based on Hunter S. Thompson's Puerto Rico-set novel, "Rum Diary," The Hollywood Reporter said.
UPI Almanac for Friday, July 18, 2008.
The wife of the late Hunter S. Thompson reportedly is writing a book about the last years of the U.S. journalist and author's life.
UPI almanac for Wednesday, July 18, 2007.
The lobbying group for marijuana legalization is meeting in Colorado this weekend for a legal-issues seminar and a keynote from comic Tommy Chong.
Paramount Pictures' new animated film "Flushed Away" will make its world premiere at the upcoming 10th edition of the Hollywood Film Festival.
Today is Tuesday, July 18, the 199th day of 2006 with 166 to follow.