Bento Box Entertainment, the shingle behind Fox animated comedy "Bob's Burgers," has licensed worldwide rights to the "Sweet Pickles" children's book series.
Mandate Pictures has acquired "Bullies," an original idea from Danny McBride that will be written by "Yes Man" scribes Andrew Mogel and Jarrad Paul.
Longtime UTA motion picture lit agent Julien Thuan has joined its partnership ranks.
Allen Fischer and E. Brian Dobbins have been promoted to partner at Principato-Young Entertainment.
In the spectrum of Jim Carrey vehicles, "Yes Man" hews closest structurally to "Liar Liar," offering the rubber-faced comic actor plenty of opportunities to riff -- but with far too few moments that…