Disney has acquired rights to the graphic novel "The Surrogates" and will develop it into a sci-fi thriller that Jonathan Mostow will direct.
It's good to be Jerry Weintraub. The ShoWest Producer of the Year has counted among his friends a remarkable range of greats in and outside show biz, from Frank Sinatra to George Clooney to President…
At this year's Oscar telecast, the comedy team of Jack Black, Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly made mockery of awards orgs' preference for honoring dramatic thesps over their equally talented laffer…
In a high-six-figure against $1 million deal, Warner Bros. has acquired screen rights to Lois Lowry's Newbery Award-winning novel "The Giver." Red Wagon partners Douglas Wick and Lucy Fisher will…
Steven Soderbergh's "Ocean's Thirteen" will make its international bow at Cannes, screening out of competition. As ever, Cannes is keeping tight-lipped about its program for the 60th annual event…
Don Cheadle has solidified five feature film projects that he'll produce and star in. Among them is a biopic of jazz legend Miles Davis, on which he plans to make his feature directing debut.
"Finding Forrester" star Rob Brown has been cast as the lead opposite Dennis Quaid in Universal's "The Express." Brown will play Ernie Davis, the first African-American to win a Heisman Trophy.
Writer-producer Terry Chase Chenowith and his production banner Back Fence Prods. have snagged film rights to Joe H. Harless novel "Black Warrior's Curse." Tome is a fictionalized account of…
FX has continued its aggressive movie buying by landing cable rights in the first network window to "Night at the Museum" along with three other 20th Century Fox theatricals for a total license fee…
New Line Cinema has acquired pitch "The Black Path," with newcomer Henry Jones to pen the script. Story concerns a brilliant but unemployed novelist who locates a legendary lost Incan treasure while…
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