New Line Cinema has optioned "The Plucker," an illustrated novel by Brom. Temple Hill Entertainment partners Wyck Godfrey and Marty Bowen will produce with Terry Thoren.
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With studio accounting practices in the spotlight during contract negotiations, a ruling last week by a federal judge could become grist for the Hollywood guilds.
"Rush Hour" buddies Brett Ratner and Chris Tucker are set to reteam with New Line.
New Line's picked up romantic comedy "Missed Connections," with Michael Shamberg and Stacy Sher producing through their Double Feature Films shingle.
New Line has signed Terry Zwigoff to direct "The $40,000 Man," a comedy spoof set up with Benderspink.
New Line Home Entertainment will dip its toes into murky high-def waters Nov. 20 with "Hairspray."
Burr Steers ("Igby Goes Down") has been tapped to direct New Line's high school comedy "17," starring Zac Efron.
New Line is in negotiations with Ben Affleck to round out the cast of ensemble comedy "He's Just Not That Into You," with Drew Barrymore and Nancy Juvonen producing through their Flower Films banner.
New Line Cinema has acquired "New York State of Mind," a Margaret Nagle-scripted film that will be produced by Arnold and Anne Kopelson.
New Line's signed Chris Noth to reprise his "Mr. Big" role from "Sex and the City" in the feature version.
New Line has tapped Fox Broadcasting and FX marketing topper Chris Carlisle as its domestic theatrical marketing chief, replacing Russell Schwartz.