It seems “Breaking Bad's” George Mastras can't leave the drug business behind him. Universal has tapped the writer/co-executive producer of the AMC program about a teacher-turned-meth dealer to adapt…
David Linde's Lava Bear Films is going on “Furlough” with “Chernobyl Diaries” producer Brian Witten, buying Sherman Payne's thriller script. It's the second thriller project set up this week by…
Variety's annual Power of Youth event is like the block party of your dreams, where everything is big and colorful and where adults enjoy themselves as much as the youngsters.
Less than a week after it appeared online, New York Times Magazine article “Sleep-away Camp for Postmodern Cowboys” has landed at Universal Pictures. Scott Stuber was competing for rights to the…
It may be summer, but it's never too early for Halloween for Universal Studios' theme parks. AMC's “The Walking Dead” will serve as the overall theme of Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal…
At long last, Universal is giving viewers a glimpse of the size and scope of the upcoming Keanu Reeves film “47 Ronin” The film is a based on the legend of a man who joins 47 master-less samurai out…
Judging by the numbers, the 'Despicable Me' creatures' appeal is undeniable, and yet, Illumination honcho Chris Meledandri is also eager to introduce the studio's next batch of unique characters.
Universal Pictures has a bleak view of the future of Comic-Con. The studio released an image of the San Diego Convention Center in ruins on Monday to promote the upcoming home video release of…
Universal Pictures officially announced a five-year deal with Legendary Entertainment on Wednesday morning that begins in 2014. The two companies will produce and co-finance Legendary and Universal…
Legendary Entertainment has found a new home: NBCUniversal, as it ends an eight-year relationship with Warner Bros. Deal is expected to be announced Wednesday, sources tell Variety.