Soderburgh pic to play in Europe, Latin America, Asia
FilmNation Entertainment has sold the majority of international territories on Steven Soderbergh’s “Magic Mike,” which recently wrapped production.The coming of age story, inspired by star Channing Tatum’s time as a male stripper, also toplines Alex Pettyfer, Matthew McConaughey, Matt Bomer, Joe Mangianello, Olivia Munn and Riley Keough. Warner Bros. will release the film in the U.S. on June 29. Buyers include Lionsgate in the U.K., ARP in France, Telemunchen in Germany, Top Film in Russia, A Film in Benelux, Ascot Elite in Switzerland, M Pictures in Thailand, SPI in Eastern Europe, Shani in Israel, MGM in Latin America, Italia Film in the Middle East, Golden Scene in Hong Kong, PT Amero in Indonesia and Ster Kinekor in South Africa. Nick Wechsler, Gregory Jacobs, Tatum and Reid Carolin are producing from Carolin’s script.