Ben Kingsley and Emily Mortimer have joined Dan Fogler and Ewan McGregor in drama "Number Thirteen." Chase Palmer penned the script and makes his helming debut.
Peter and Bobby Farrelly will direct "The Baster," a romantic comedy about infertility, for Columbia Pictures. Ron Yerxa and Albert Berger will produce along with Bradley Thomas through the…
Focus genre label Rogue is developing "Faces of Death," a feature remake of the series of gory videotapes that became cult faves in the 1970s and '80s. J.T. Petty is attached to direct.
The Weinstein Co. is claiming that NBC and the CW have refused to air national ads for the new Dixie Chicks docu "Shut Up & Sing." But while the Peacock has specifically said it won't accept the…
The Weinstein Co. has picked up North American distribution rights to "No Mercy for the Rude," a Korean black comedy/action film about an assassin with a speech impediment.
DreamWorks is taking on Manifest Destiny. Studio has acquired "Blood and Thunder," the new Hampton Sides book that tells an epic-sized story of the 19th century campaign to settle the West and the…
The third installment of the “Saw” horror franchise — Lionsgate’s left-field slasher series that has managed to gross out auds to the tune of more than $142 million to date — should easily top the…
The Cinema Finance Group has raised a new $250 million fund to finance films in the $10 million-$50 million range, with a flexible additional budget for TV, DVD, music publishing and recordings.
It was some time last spring when "Without a Trace" exec producer Greg Walker first got wind of the changes to come. "I remember hearing a rumor from one of our (CBS) friends that we might be…
DreamWorks is taking on Manifest Destiny. Studio has acquired “Blood and Thunder,” the new Hampton Sides book that tells an epic-sized story of the 19th century campaign to settle the West and the…
Wayne Brady will guest star in a November sweeps episode of CBS' "How I Met Your Mother" -- and he'll be playing the brother of Neil Patrick Harris' Barney.