Warner Bros. has closed a financing deal with RatPac-Dune Entertainment, a four-year partnership with Dune’s Steven Mnuchin, filmmaker Brett Ratner and Australian billionaire James Packer, to fund up…
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The vampire soldiers of "Bloodstrike" are heading for the big screen, with the comic book property set up with Adi Shankar's 1984 Private Defense Contractors.
Marianne Jean-Baptiste is set to star opposite Joel Kinnaman, Hugh Laurie, Samuel L. Jackson and Gary Oldman in the MGM's remake of "Robocop."
Participant Media has hired Strike Entertainment's Gabrielle Neimand as VP of production, bolstering its ranks as part of the banner's plan to bring four to six narrative films to the screen per year.
Management company Energy Entertainment has launched Energy Independent, with an eye toward developing, financing and producing two to four features per year.
Universal has pre-emptively bought "Thirteen," a spec by Benjamin Magid, and set it up with Uni-based Strike Entetrainment and Brooklyn Weaver at Energy Entertainment.
Nashville-based 821 Entertainment Group and Strike Entertainment have teamed to turn the life of country music icon Hank Williams into a feature film.