Brett Ratner is attached to direct an untitled pitch by Lisa Schrager for Columbia Pictures, which Michael De Luca will produce.
Tom Cavanagh ("Ed") and Ashley Williams ("Good Morning Miami") have signed on to topline ABC Family original movie "Snow." Cabler has greenlit production on the film, which begins shooting next…
Paul Bettany is in final negotiations to star opposite Harrison Ford in "The Wrong Element" for Warner Bros. Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures.
Japanese helmer Hideo Nakata ("Ringu," "Dark Water") will segue from a sequel to "The Ring" at DreamWorks Pictures to an under-$15 million remake of "The Entity" at Fox Searchlight.
HBO has acquired rights to Evan Wright's book "Generation Kill" and set Adi Hasak to draft the tale of the Iraq invasion into a "Band of Brothers"-style six-part miniseries.
ESPN, IMG television arm TWI and Scott Messick's Mess Media ("NASCAR Drivers: 360") are teaming on a reality show in which participants compete -- in an altruistic twist -- to make their friends'…
Disney has made a mid-six figure purchase of "Matrophobia: The Fear of Becoming Your Mother," a comic pitch to be written by Lizzie Weiss for Rachel Pfeffer to producer under her Pfeffer Film banner.
Michael Keaton is in the driver's seat on "Herbie: Fully Loaded," joining Lindsay Lohan in Disney's retooled "Love Bug" franchise.
David Permut has partnered with the estate of author Jerzy Kosinski to adapt his novel "Being There" for Broadway. Peter Sellers starred in Kosinski's 1979 feature adaptation for director Hal Ashby.
"Seabiscuit" helmer Gary Ross is getting ready to take on the Rock -- and reality TV. Oscar-nommed Ross and production partner Robin Bissell, along with thesp-scribe-producer Hart Bochner, are…