The Walt Disney Studios and Jerry Bruckheimer have decided not to renew their first-look deal when it expires next year, ending a relationship that’s been one of Hollywood’s more successful…
In a change of pace from its recent output of four-quadrant blockbusters, Jerry Bruckheimer Films will produce "Beware the Night," a paranormal police thriller from director Scott Derrickson…
Jerry Bruckheimer Films isn't giving up on "Apaches." The company has tapped Sean O'Keefe and Will Staples to take a stab at adapting Lorenzo Carcaterra's novel about a group of renegade cops.
Dimension Films has enlisted screenwriter Leslie Dixon and director Todd Phillips for "O Sister Where Art Thou," a music-themed film based on a Texas Monthly article about eight female prison inmates…
Longtime William Morris agent Amy Schiffman has resurfaced as a manager, launching the boutique L.A.-based firm Amy Schiffman Literary Management and repping a list of journalists and screenwriters.
Esai Morales ("La Bamba"), Colleen Flynn ("To Have and to Hold") and Kathryn Erbe ("Oz") are set to star in the CBS pilot "Sherman Oaks" from Paul Manning ("ER").
With Hollywood book-rights buyers salivating over “Sleepers” author Lorenzo Carcaterra’s new cop novel “Apaches,” the author made a sale Tuesday. No, it wasn’t the novel. Carcaterra sold “Jobbers,” a…
Adam Berkowitz, who in 10 years at the William Morris Agency has represented a host of television writer-producers, departed the percentery Thursday for a position as an agent in the TV packaging…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
With its colorful characters, richly evoked settings, epic story of friendship, and a strong dose of good old-fashioned star power, Barry Levinson's "Sleepers" should be a potent fall performer. The…