Universal Pictures has acquired Matthew J. O'Neill's spec script "Bait and Switch," which is being developed as a possible starring vehicle for Mark Wahlberg.
Joel Roman has joined Paradigm in the tenpercentery's music division.
Already pursuing two big names for key roles in "The Seventh Son," Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros. have decided to go with a pair of faces for the two youthful leads, with Sam Claflin and Alicia…
Chase Palmer is set to adapt Tony DiTerlizzi's kids' adventure tale "The Search For WondLa" for Paramount.
ICM has upped three agents to oversee a centralized talent department encompassing all platforms.
Legendary Pictures' and Warner Bros. film "The Seventh Son" is another addition to the list of projects being hotly pursued by young talent.
"Driving Miss Daisy" director Bruce Beresford is set to helm "Killer Instinct" for Chockstone Pictures and De Fina Prods.
Universal has decided to pull the plug on plans to turn the musical "In the Heights" into a movie.
Universal Pictures has won the "Savages" sweepstakes outbidding two other studios for domestic distribution rights to the Oliver Stone pic.
Jonathan Aibel and Glenn Berger will pen the script to "Candyland," Univeral's adaptation of the popular Hasbro board game.
"Shameless" star Emmy Rossum and "Private Practice" alum Chris Lowell are in negotiations to join Peter Gallagher in the indie drama "Light Years."