Lionsgate has signed singer Janet Jackson to develop and produce a feature film for the minimajor via her JDJ Entertainment banner.
"Silent Hill" stars Radha Mitchell, Sean Bean, and Deborah Kara Unger have joined the cast of "Silent Hill: Revelation 3D," currently filming in Toronto.
Rodney Mitchell is retiring from his post as Directors Guild of America assistant exec director as of April 21.
Corbin Bernsen's Team Cherokee Prods. and the small town of Provost, Alberta, have joined forces to produce family drama "Barlowe Mann."
The Directors Guild of America's headquarters building in Los Angeles has received a silver Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
Mark Urman's Paladin has acquired "Love Etc.," Jill Andresevic's multi-character romance documentary, and will open it in June in Manhattan before expanding nationally.
Zac Efron has been tapped to topline Mandate Pictures' untitled romantic actioner with Swedish commercial director Fredrik Bond helming.
Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. distribution rights to comedy "Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie," the feature debut of Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim.
Sony Pictures has acquired "Agent OX," Daniel Kunka's alien invasion spec script, and set it up with Neal Moritz at his Original Pictures.
Sales/distribution specialist ContentFilm has renamed itself Content Media Corp. and dropped the Fireworks Intl. brand.
Brendan Fraser will topline comedic heist pic "Whole Lotta Sole," produced by Jay Russell and directed by Terry George.