A trio of independent producers are backing Pablo Escobar biopic “El Patron” with plans to shoot in Puerto Rico next year. Joseph Khouri of Raging Bull Entertainment and Martin Guigui and Dahlia…
“Elite Squad 2″ actor Andre Mattos has joined the cast of the Netflix drama “Narcos.” The shows stars Wagner Moura as infamous drug kingpin Pablo Escobar. Mattos will play one of the founding members…
Former Wild Bunch Distribution boss Jean-Philippe Tirel is joining forces with indie producer Maya Hariri and Orange Studio topper Frederique Dumas to fully-launch his new Paris-based acquisition…
Producer Adrian Guerra and film finance specialist Xavi Parache have teamed to create Oceano Media, a Barcelona-based financial broker and consultancy. Move pairs two young movers and shakers on the…
Relativity Media has acquired rights to script "Silver or Lead," the story of cocaine kingpin Pablo Escobar, as well as a number of life rights and a book associated with the tale. Relativity will…
Fox, looking to kickstart its typical mid-season push, logged its second demo victory of the season last week behind the still-potent "American Idol" and a good premiere for drama "The Following."
The 2012 Black List was compiled from the suggestions of over 290 film executives, each of whom contributed the names of up to 10 of their favorite scripts that were written or are somehow uniquely…
Benicio del Toro is in final negotiations to play notorious Colombian cocaine trafficker Pablo Escobar in "Paradise Lost," a Panama-set €20 million ($25 million) thriller romance produced by Dimitri…
Telemundo has acquired exclusive U.S. and Puerto Rican broadcast rights to feature-length documentary "Pablo Escobar, Angel or Demon?"
"The Two Escobars" are related not by blood, but by a Colombian soccer team.