Chernin Entertainment's exec VP Josh McLaughlin is joining Focus Features as senior VP of production.
Focus Features will release Miramax's "The Debt" on Aug. 31.
Focus Features has scooped up worldwide rights to first-time helmer Dee Rees' LGBT-themed drama "Pariah" in a high six-figure bid, sources say.
Focus Features has picked up U.S. and most territory rights to Mike Mills' Ewan McGregor-Christopher Plummer dramedy "Beginners."
Focus Features has a challenge in Ang Lee's "Taking Woodstock": How to market a film that is centered around the 40-year-old landmark event, but isn't really about that event.
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