NBC is developing a miniseries biopic of Johnny Carson, based on the upcoming book "Carson the Magnificent: An Intimate Portrait" by Bill Zehme, the network announced Thursday. Although Carson…
Warner Bros. has picked up feature rights to A. Scott Berg's "Wilson" biography and set it up with Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way banner as a potential starring vehicle for the “Great Gatsby” actor…
Open Road and XLrator Media have closed a deal for North American rights “All Is By My Side,” the Jimi Hendrix biopic starring Andre Benjamin. “All Is By My Side,” written and directed by John…
Warner Bros. has set up the biopic “Love and Glory,” about British Naval officer Lord Horatio Nelson. Peter Woodward is on board to pen the script. Nelson made a name for himself while fighting…
Finnish helmer Dome Karukoski, whose latest film, “Heart of a Lion” world-preemed at Toronto on Friday, is set to make his English-language debut with a biopic of groundbreaking artist Tom of…
The Algerian Ministry of Culture and Los Angeles-based American company Cinema Libre Studio have signed an agreement to co-produce a movie based on Algerian leader Abd El-Kader.
Curtis Burch, exec-turned-producer, is developing "The Loss of Nameless Things," based on the life of the late playwright Oakley Hall III. Burch's comic drama "Words and Pictures," starring Juliette…
“Last King of Scotland” director Kevin MacDonald is on board to direct the Elvis Presley biopic “Last Train to Memphis” for Fox 2000. Based on the 1995 Peter Guralnick biography, the film chronicles…
VENICE – Habemus a pope pic. And from Pope Francis' native Argentina. One of its most international directors, Alejandro Agresti ("The Lake House") will direct "Historia de un cura" (A Priest's…
Scant months before John F. Kennedy's death, Warner Bros. released a movie that may not be all that memorable on the screen, but certainly was remarkable in the making.
Ben Foster is in early negotiations to portray Lance Armstrong in a biopic that will be directed by Stephen Frears. The movie is being produced by Working Title partners partners Tim Bevan and Eric…
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