Mark Perez has been hired to write "The Hardy Men" for Fox 2000. The studio hopes to get a franchise out of the property.
Dimension Films has optioned rights to "O Sister Where Art Thou," a Texas Monthly article about a group of eight women inmates who formed a singing act hoping it might gain them early release in the…
Continuing the distrib's most successful ongoing relationship with a foreign-language filmmaker, Sony Pictures Classics has secured North American rights to Pedro Almodovar's next feature, "Bad…
Sony-based production and financing outfit Escape Artists has won the bidding derby for "The Weatherman," the spec that marks the return of scribe Steve Conrad.
Cuba Gooding Jr. has re-signed with Creative Artists Agency, just a year and a half after leaving it to sign with Endeavor.
Maria Bello will star opposite Johnny Depp in "Secret Garden" for director David Koepp and Columbia Pictures.
Myriad Pictures is in final negotiations to acquire all rights outside North America to "A Foreign Affair," a dark comedy starring David Arquette, Tim Blake Nelson and Emily Mortimer.
The Screen Actors Guild has proclaimed success in its year-old Global Rule One campaign to beef up contract enforcement on productions shot outside the United States and aimed at the U.S. market.