Universal Pictures has acquired the rights to author Laura Hillenbrand's "Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption" with Francis Lawrence in talks to helm.
McG is in talks to helm the supernatural action adventure "Ouija" for Universal Pictures.
Gemma Arterton has been cast as Gretel in Paramount's "Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters."
Social networking site Lockerz is developing Web series "Kill Spin."
The Film Society of Lincoln Center has tapped Courtney Ott director of marketing and PR.
Chelsea Kane will star in the original content series "Kill Spin," being developed by the social networking site Lockerz.
Anika Noni Rose has inked with Paradigm. She can currently be seen in pic “For Colored Girls.” She is managed by David Williams Management. * * * Melanie Nicholls-King has signed with Don Buch-wald &…
Christian Bale is attached to star in Zhang Yimou's "Nanjing Heroes."
Chandra West, Rowly Dennis, Grace Phipps, Max Enrich and Sierra McCormick.
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has selected 41 songs from films released this year that are eligible for Oscar nom consideration.
Universal Pictures and NBC Universal cabler Syfy have launched the genre shingle Syfy Films to develop projects for the bigscreen.