"Hustle & Flow" duo Terrence Howard and director Craig Brewer will move from rap to country, teaming at Paramount Pictures on a biopic of singer Charley Pride.
Kate Winslet is being lined up to voice the lead in "Pride," about a pride of lions, a co-production of A&E Networks and British pubcaster the BBC.
Disney likely will set a new record for sales of a direct-to-video title when "The Lion King II: Simba's Pride" roars into retail outlets Oct. 27. And don't be surprised if some buyers aren't parents…
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