A team of producers spearheaded by former Walt Disney Studios chairman Peter Schneider and Elisabetta di Mambro have acquired the worldwide rights to 2006 novel “Water for Elephants” with the aim of…
Water For Elephants
Despite the poetry in its title, “An Apology to Elephants” is really more an indictment of circuses — a no-holds-barred attack on maltreatment of elephants in captivity and especially a circus…
Warner Bros. and 3 Arts are digging into Adam Sternbergh's “Shovel Ready,” developing a feature version of the sci-fi novel with Erwin Stoff producing. Story is set in a dystopian future and centers…
Aiming to start a young-adult franchise, Alcon Entertainment has acquired screen rights to "Icons," the forthcoming futuristic novel from Margaret Stohl, and will produce the feature adaptation with…
Just days before "Cosmopolis" opens in limited release, star Robert Pattinson has joined the cast of Werner Herzog's indie "Queen of the Desert," which will star Naomi Watts as English writer…
Alden Ehrenreich has replaced Jack O'Connell as the male lead in supernatural love story "Beautiful Creatures" due to scheduling conflicts for O'Connell.
Hal Holbrook, who just wrapped Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln," is in negotiations to join Gus Van Sant's "Promised Land."
Fox 2000 Pictures prexy Elizabeth Gabler has renewed her deal with Fox. Additonally, Fox 2000 has hired Jessica Goodman as exec VP of production and upped Marisa Paiva from creative exec to director…
Blighty's Entertainment Film Distributors has pre-bought U.K. rights for mystical teenage witch pic "Beautiful Creatures."
Jack O'Connell and Alice Englert are in final negotiations to star in Alcon's supernatural love story ''Beautiful Creatures.''