Although all the focus has been on Universal’s adaptation of “Fifty Shades of Grey,” it looks like another popular property is also about to gain momentum. Universal has tapped Michael Gracey to helm…
Daughter of Smoke and Bone
No stranger to tackling stories with a supernatural feel, “Pirates of the Caribbean” scribe Stuart Beattie is set to adapt the fantasy “Daughter of Smoke and Bone” for Universal. Joe Roth is on board…
XLrator Media has picked up world rights to "Apostles of Comedy: Onwards and Upwards," the standup pic starring a trio of Christian comics.
Netflix said Monday that a new licensing deal with Warner Bros. Television Group will give it complete previous seasons of serialized dramas including J.J. Abrams' "Revolution," "Political Animals,"…
Joe Roth will produce the film adaptation of the young adult fantasy novel, "Daughter of Smoke & Bone," penned by National Book Award finalist Laini Taylor.
The dispute between the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees and the Pac-12 Network remains unresolved, and IATSE is planning another round of pickets.
In the immediate aftermath of "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy, with its 17 Academy Awards capped by a best film Oscar for 2004's "The Return of the King," Hollywood seemed ripe for a fantasy invasion.
LONDON -- Artificial Eye has picked up U.K. rights to Peter Strickland's "Berberian Sound Studio," via its acquisition funding vehicle Curzon Film Rights 2.
Emmy winner Al Gordon, a comedy writer for Jack Benny's series and specials, "The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour," "The Carol Burnett Show" as well as sitcoms including "Three's Company," died…
Having already conquered the overseas box office with $223.2 million, Steven Spielberg's "The Adventures of Tintin" turned its focus toward North American wickets over the Dec. 9-11 weekend -- but in…