Barely three weeks into the theatrical run for "Ip Man," a sequel to the chopsocky period drama is already being fast-tracked into production, according to the film's producer.
HBO has hired veteran series development executive Harvey Myman to become VP of creative affairs for HBO Independent Prods.
Despite a lucrative term deal at Columbia Pictures, director Penny Marshall is just one step away from signing with Disney-distributed Cinergi Prods. to direct "The Renaissance Man."
In the week of the Golden Globe Awards and several off-season debuts, quality exclusive-run films held up strongly at the box office in regional release.
Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger are reteaming to headline Largo Entertainment's "The Getaway," a remake of the 1972 Sam Peckinpah action thriller that starred Steve McQueen and Ali MacGraw.
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