Image Entertainment is buying a ticket to Diablo Cody's "Paradise," picking up all U.S. rights to the Mandate Pictures' comedy starring Julianne Hough, Russell Brand, Olivia Spencer, Nick Offerman…
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Former Lionsgate motion picture group president Joe Drake and Mandate Pictures president Nathan Kahane are launching Good Universe as a full-service motion picture financing, production and global…
Steve Carell is fast becoming Mandate Pictures' best friend, signing on to star in the comedy "Dogs of Babel" for the production company.
Mandate Pictures has acquired "Bullies," an original idea from Danny McBride that will be written by "Yes Man" scribes Andrew Mogel and Jarrad Paul.
Former Fox Searchlight exec Lawrence Grey is joining Mandate Pictures in a senior creative post.
Documentarian Errol Morris is taking on a narrative feature for his next project.
Mandate Pictures and Steve Zaillian are teaming up to produce the biopic "My Dinner With Herve" through their co-venture Film Rites, which has a first-look deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Matthew Bakal has been named chief financial officer of Mandate Pictures. In his new post, Bakal will be responsible for the financial management and operations of the company and its projects in…
John Malkovich's Mr. Mudd shingle has inked a two-year first-look deal with production and financing outfit Mandate Pictures to produce at least one film a year together.
Mandate Pictures has bolstered its production team by upping Nicole Brown to senior veep of production and hiring Tendo Nagenda and Candice Grabois as veep of production and director of marketing and…