Walden Media, a company best known for children’s fare like “Bridge to Terabithia” and “The Chronicles of Narnia,” is broadening the definition of what it means to be family-friendly. Take its next…
Walden Media will co-finance and co-produce DreamWorks Studios' "The BFG" with Steven Spielberg starting the shoot later this month. Mark Rylance was cast in October as the titular benevolent giant…
New Regency and Walden Media are partnering to develop, finance and produce the musical family film "Santa Is Real." Stephen Chbosky ("The Perks of Being a Wallflower") is set to direct and Larry…
Sameness, the conformist plague that afflicts the futuristic citizens of Lois Lowry's celebrated and scorned YA novel, "The Giver," might also be the name given to what ails the movie adaptation.
Philip Anschutz’s Walden Media, which specializes in family movies, is expanding its feature-film activities with the goal of financing a slate of high-end, star-driven commercial projects along with…
Patience has paid off for the producers behind two long-gestating films based on young adult novels "The Giver" and "The Watsons Go to Birmingham" as the projects are getting closer to a greenlight…
Hollywood has been trying to bring Lois Lowry's celebrated 1993 children's book "The Giver" to the bigscreen for the better part of two decades -- now the movie is one step closer to fruition, as…
Fox and Walden Media are running away with "Family Circus," hiring the writing team of Nichole Millard and Kathryn Price to adapt the comicstrip as a live action project.
Paramount and Walden Media are looking to board "The Flight Before Christmas" as a potential holiday project, tapping Jamie Linden to write and direct the comedy.
Walden Media has hired Jonathan Helfgot as exec VP of worldwide marketing following an eight-year stint at Fox.
Walden Media is moving ahead on development of "Rex Libris," tapping Ben Zazove to adapt the humorous sci-fi graphic novel.