Disney is developing a live-action version of “Pinocchio” with Peter Hedges on board to write the story loosely based on the studio’s 1940 animated movie. Hedges wrote the screenplays for “What’s…
Despite mixed reviews, Disney's "The Odd Life of Timothy Green" charmed many with its fantastical story about a boy sprung from the garden of an infertile couple -- not least because of Geoff…
A sweet, modestly budgeted family offering that reminds what Disney stood for before adopting its franchise-driven strategy.
Millennium Entertainment is looking for love, snapping up romantic comedy "Match" from scribes Ben Shiffrin and Dan Antoniazzi and setting up the project with Scott Sanders Prods.
After 38 years of dealmaking, CAA agent Michael Peretzian is leaving the tenpercentery biz at year's end to become a full-time theater director.
Gracefully understated and thoroughly engaging, "Dan in Real Life" deftly interlaces heart and humor in a witty, warm and well-observed comedy about the unexpected and inconvenient blooming of…
Fox Searchlight's "In America" topped nominations for the 2004 IFP Independent Spirit Awards with six, followed by five each for HBO Films/Fine Line Features' "American Splendor" and the Samuel…
For the first time, six thesps will battle it out for the IFP/Gotham's annual breakthrough acting prize. Org has also announced the nomination list for the Open Palm directing prize.
Creative Artists Agency has signed screenwriter, novelist and playwright Peter Hedges.
"Wings of the Dove" helmer Iain Softley has signed to direct New Line Cinema's "About a Boy" (formerly titled "Father Figure"), the feature adaptation of Nick Hornby's recent novel.
A wry, somber comedy about some small explosions rocking the remains of a nuclear family, Peter Hedges' "Good as New" has just enough tart observations about how a few home truths can turn the…