How's this for a first assignment: Tyro scribes Kevin and Dan Hageman have been tapped to pen the drama "Charlie Dills" -- a pet project that Steven Spielberg is developing at DreamWorks.
Aliens have landed at MGM, as the Lion has picked up Nicholas Kazan's sci-fi thriller "Us" in a seven-figure deal for the spec.
DreamWorks has hired scribes Robert Fyvolent and Mark R. Brinker to adapt bestselling vidgame "Fatal Frame" into the first pic of an intended horror franchise, with "The Core" writer John Rogers…
The fur is flying at DreamWorks. The studio that's co-financing "The Cat in the Hat" has optioned another high-profile feline project, a trilogy of kids books, beginning with a novel called "Lionboy."
When scribes Alec Berg, David Mandel and Jeff Schaffer sold their script "The Ugly Americans" to DreamWorks-based Montecito Pictures last summer for $3 million, the deal immediately garnered…
Ice Cube has inked a talent deal with Revolution Studios that calls for the rapper turned multihyphenate to star in and produce at least two pics for the studio.
DreamWorks has chosen its "Ugly Americans." Travis Wester, Michelle Trachtenberg and Jacob Pitts are set to star in the European road trip laffer, which is expected to shoot in Prague in April.
Matt Damon, Heath Ledger, Robin Williams and Jonathan Pryce are in line to become MGM's fairy tale cast for its comedic actioner "Brothers Grimm."
Alvaro Pascotto has joined Morrison & Foerster's entertainment practice in Century City.
Cedric the Entertainer is ready for another trim: The comedian has reupped to star in the sequel to MGM's hit laffer "Barbershop."