Eric Etebari (“Witchblade”) has landed a gig in the New Line feature “Cellular.” Kim Basinger and William H. Macy topline the film, directed by David Ellis. Lauren Lloyd and Dean Devlin are the producers.
Etebari also will topline and co-direct the feature “Portrait of Eve,” written by Arthur V. Lowen. The movie, a love story, is being financed by Charles Evans, who will also direct, and J.D. Davis at Abiatherfilms. Pic, which will lense in late November, will be shot on high-def.