'She's All That' writer gets multipicture deal
Miramax has inked “She’s All That” screenwriter R. Lee Fleming Jr. to a multipicture screenwriting deal.In March of last year, Miramax genre arm Dimension agreed to finance and distribute Fleming’s comic paean to teenage heartbreak, “Getting Over Allison.” Pic is set to be produced by Marc Butan and Michael Burns of Ignite Entertainment. Miramax production co-prexy Bob Osher and business legal affairs veep Eric Roth negotiated the pact on behalf of the company. Fleming’s deal will be overseen by senior veeps Jill Messick and Jeremy Kramer, who report to exec VP of development Colin Vaines. Fleming is repped by the Broder-Kurland-Webb-Uffner Agency and lawyered by Ken Richman of Hansen, Jacobson, Tell & Hoberman.