Warner Bros. has picked up writer Mick Davis' pitch "Beyond Prosecution," about an everyman cop trying to find the truth about his wife's murder.
Brandt Joel, a talent agent at United Talent Agency for the past six years, has departed the tenpercentery for CAA, bringing with him clients such as Ewan McGregor ("Trainspotting") and Neve Campbell…
Warner Bros. has purchased Rand Ravich's horror spec script "Wrath" for producer Andrew Lazar's Mad Chance Prods.
Director Stuart Baird, getting set to start shooting "U.S. Marshals" for Warner Bros., is attached to develop "Vertical Limit" for Phoenix Pictures.
Veteran publishing executive Anne Allen McGrath will head the publishing efforts for the consumer products division of DreamWorks. In the newly created role, McGrath will be responsible for managing…
Balir Belcher, VP at Fox-based Horizon Pictures, has joined United Talent Agency as an agent in the motion picture lit department. She will report to Dan Aloni and Jeremy Zimmer. Belcher had been VP…
Big-studio biopics of Joan of Arc have gone in and out of turnaround, but Ron Maxwell has taken a big leap forward in his own effort to bring history's most famous martyr to the screen: Moira Kelly…
After almost forty years with the tenpercentery, veteran agent Tony Fantozzi is leaving William Morris to become a producer focusing on legitimate theater projects.
Filmmakers Albert and Allen Hughes (“Menace II Society,” “Dead Presidents”) have signed with CAA. They will be repped at the tenpercentery by David O’Connor, Joe Rosenberg and Kevin Huvane. The duo…
J&M Entertainment Ltd. has picked up foreign rights to “Ocean Tribe,” which won the best director award at this year’s Los Angeles Independent Film Festival. Pic is the story of four old friends who…
A group challenging changes to the Directors Guild of America pension plan sent out another letter to members, questioning the plan’s new formula and its benefit to lower-earning participants. But…