Sam Raimi and Senator Intl.'s Ghost House Pictures has inked a deal with Japanese producer Taka Ichise for English-language remake rights to Japanese horror franchise "The Grudge."
Artisan Entertainment has acquired North American rights on "My Dark Places" from Myriad Pictures.
U.K. production shingle Random Harvest has acquired the rights to produce a feature-length version of the 16-minute short "Schneider's 2nd Stage," starring Kenneth Branagh.
Charlize Theron has signed to star opposite Penelope Cruz in John Duigan's upcoming production "Head in the Clouds."
Adam Krentzman is ankling CAA after 17 years with the agency to form a film financing and production shingle that will be repped by his former employer.
Neal Moritz has teamed with Mark Williams and Michael Pierce to set up romantic comedy "Overcommitted" at New Line Cinema.
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DreamWorks has chosen its "Ugly Americans." Travis Wester, Michelle Trachtenberg and Jacob Pitts are set to star in the European road trip laffer, which is expected to shoot in Prague in April.
Bedi Singh is ankling as chief financial officer-exec VP at Sony Pictures Entertainment after more than three years.