Peter Wiedensmith's unassuming docu on Unitarian minister Marilyn Sewell sounds a welcome, unabashedly humanistic note.
Paladin has acquired theatrical rights to Michael Parfit's docu "The Whale," with plans to release the pic during late summer before expanding in the fall.
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Blighty's Tinopolis has acquired A. Smith & Co., the U.S. producer that makes unscripted fare including Fox's "Kitchen Nightmares" and "Hell's Kitchen."
While some are turning bearish on 3D, Hollywood pros seem to be bullish as ever.
Allison Janney will topline opposite Chris Colfer of "Glee" in the indie coming-of-age comedy "Struck by Lightning," directed by Brian Dannelly ("Saved") from a script that was penned by Colfer.
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"Slumdog Millionaire" star Dev Patel has been cast in Aaron Sorkin's drama pilot for HBO.
Bryan Cranston is in negotiations to play one of the co-leads in Warner Bros. hostage-rescue true story "Argo," which Ben Affleck is set to direct and topline.
Ethan Hunt, welcome back. This afternoon, Paramount Pictures released the first trailer for "Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol," and it looks pretty great. Directed by Brad Bird ("The…
NBC series "The Playboy Club" will be seen in Salt Lake City after all.
Cineflix has tapped Sally Catto to fill the role of exec v.p. of Cineflix Studios
"Amelie" helmer Jean-Pierre Jeunet has picked up film rights to Reif Larsen's debut novel "The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet" as well as "Red Leaves" by Thomas H. Cook.