Lionsgate and its Grindstone Entertainment Group have extended their partnership with Emmett/Furla Films for another 10 movies. The deal will cover “Bus 657,” starring Robert DeNiro and Kate Bosworth…
Randall Emmett’s Emmett Furla Oasis Films is claiming that screenwriter Brett Taylor has cut the production company out of a recently announced project set to star Jake Gyllenhaal, and instead lined…
Belgian financier Corsan NV will invest $125 million in a slate of films with financier/producer Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films — including Martin Scorsese’s “Silence” and “The Irishman.” The coin will…
After 15 years with credits on more than 70 films, Randall Emmett admitted that he and partner George Furla have gotten to a cool place in Hollywood. “That’s one of the biggest changes from when…
While Emmett/Furla stands as a powerhouse shingle in the feature film world, the company's recent venture into television space is like a return to elementary school, according to Randall Emmett.
In an ironic way, toymaker Hasbro is helping Randall Emmett and George Furla grow up.
1998 — Emmett/Furla founded 1999 October — Release first film, Nickolas Perry's "Speedway Junky" 2001 April — 10-pic distribution and financing deal with Avi Lerner's Nu Image/Millennium Films 2002…
Randall Emmett and George Furla have come a long way since they met rather inauspiciously 15 years ago.
By choosing to shoot "Lone Survivor" in New Mexico, Emmett/Furla not only got an excellent stand-in for the pic's Afghanistan setting less than two hours by air from Hollywood, it was also able to…
Prior to establishing himself as one of the most prolific producer-financiers in the business, Emmett worked as assistant to Mark Wahlberg for 18 months in the mid-'90s, the period of the actor's…
Emmett/Furla Films, a financer of the Mark Wahlberg-Denzel Washington actioner “2 Guns,” has found new financing from the Middle East by selling an undisclosed stake in itself to Dubai-based Oasis…
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