“Vampire Academy” producer Michael Preger and his Preger Entertainment are giving more life to the undead, obtaining movie rights to Christopher Pike’s series "The Last Vampire." The series…
Further fest play seems likely for this abrasive feminist drama from debuting writer-helmer Maya Dreifuss.
The fight over naming rights to Lee Daniels’ “The Butler” continues with an angry letter from Warner Bros. to the Weinstein Co.’s attorney David Boies. In Thursday’s letter, Warner Bros. asserts that…
Sony has tapped “The Simpsons” and “King of the Hill” comedy writer Jon Vitti to pen a screenplay for the studio’s upcoming 3D toon based on the Angry Birds app from Rovio Entertainemnt. Vet producer…
Sony Pictures has won the worldwide distribution rights on the upcoming "Angry Birds" animated movie and has set a July 1, 2016 release.
India-based Reliance Entertainment is heading to "Graceling," acquiring feature rights Kristin Cashore's young-adult fantasy trilogy as a film franchise starter in partnership with Kintop Pictures.
The rollout comes as a surprise to Hollywood, which has lauded — and been enviable of — Rovio's ability to launch a new major moneymaking franchise that's not based on an existing property, but was…
After brokering deals to associate its "Angry Birds" with "Star Wars" and "Rio," mobile gamemaker Rovio Entertainment is expanding its licensing business further through a deal to create a mobile…
The Weinstein Co. has taken U.S. rights to "Blood Sisters" as the first installment in a planned feature franchise based on the "Vampire Academy" fantasy series.
Three years after "Angry Birds" turned into a runaway franchise for Rovio Entertainment, the Finnish gamemaker has tapped "Despicable Me" producer John Cohen to oversee the film version of the game…
Indie stalwart Mark Webber ("Scott Pilgrim vs. the World") is in talks to star in "Angry Little God," a psychological thriller from director Daniel Stamm ("The Last Exorcism") that Dimension Films…