Doug Ellin gets go-ahead for Entourage movie

The show, created by Ellin and executive produced by Mark Wahlberg, starred Adrian Grenier as hotshot actor Vinnie Chase with Kevin Connolly as his manager, Eric ‘E’ Murphy, and Jeremy Piven as his agent, Ari Gold.

Talk of an Entourage movie has been rumoured ever since the show wrapped its eighth and final season on America’s HBO network in 2011, and each member of the main cast, including Kevin Dillon and Jerry Ferrara, has expressed an interest in reprising their roles for a film version of the comedy-drama.

Ellin completed a script for the proposed project in September (12) and now Warner Bros. executives have approved the big screen plan, with Ellin staying on to direct, according to