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Markets & Festivals
Gold Circle Films has acquired "Naked," a comic script about an insurance salesman who vows to run from Santa Monica to Studio City to prove himself to his wife and save their failing marriage.
New Regency has snapped up Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett's original pitch "The Family Hitchcock," which they will write, direct and produce.
Fox has tapped advertising sales firm WorldLink to handle its new Saturday morning infomercial block.
Comedy Central has greenlit "Secret Girlfriend," a scripted half-hour skein based on a successful Web series.
AMC has pacted with Warner Horizon to produce the pilot for a third original dramatic series on the cabler's sked.
Docu "Unmistaken Child" chronicles Nepalese monk Tenzin Zopa's lengthy search for the new embodiment of Geshe Lama Konchog, a revered rinpoche who died in 2001.
Barry Sonnenfeld will direct and produce action comedy "The How-To Guide for Saving the World" from BenDavid Grabinski's script.