Avi Lerner has officially hung out the "for sale" sign on his distribution shingle Millennium Entertainment after a potential deal to unload the company fell through earlier this year.
Millennium Films has promoted Jonathan Yunger to director of creative affairs following his work on action-thriller "Olympus Has Fallen."
Nu Image greenlights pricier projects that are still built by masters of bottom-line finesse.
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Indie producer Nu Image/Millenium Films is lining up "Straight A's," to star Anna Paquin and Ryan Phillippe.
Taking advantage of increasing film production in Louisiana encouraged by the state's aggressive tax credits, Millennium Studios formally opened its doors Thursday in Shreveport.
Morgan Freeman and Antonio Banderas are set to star in caper drama "The Code" with Mimi Leder helming and Nu Image's Millennium Films producing.
Avi Lerner's Nu Image/Millennium Films has bought control of First Look Pictures, three weeks after Henry Winterstern stepped down as the troubled company's CEO.