Universal and producer Kevin Misher have tapped scribe Scott Rosenberg to pen an update of 1977 thriller "The Sentinel." That pic followed a fashion model who moves into a Brooklyn brownstone only to…
Odd Lot Entertainment has picked up the pitch "Imaginary Larry" from Amy Rardin and Jessica O'Toole, with the writer of "Legally Blonde" attached to produce.
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Gurinder Chadha, helmer of Fox Searchlight's hit soccer comedy "Bend It Like Beckham," will next direct "Tucker Ames" for Fox 2000. Chadha is currently lensing Bollywood musical version of "Pride and…
After writing novels that have sold more than 300 million copies, Sidney Sheldon has taken his first stab at underwriting. The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television has established the Sidney…
Walt Disney Pictures and Beacon Pictures will co-finance and produce the romantic comedy "A Lot Like Love," which Nigel Cole will direct.
Will Ferrell is attached to star in "Get Smart" for Warner Bros. Pictures. Pic would be a reconstitution of the TV series that starred Don Adams as bumbling secret agent Maxwell Smart. Produced from…
Emile Hirsch will star opposite Sigourney Weaver in "Imaginary Heroes," a drama written and to be directed by Dan Harris.
Spike TV will preem Universal Pictures' "Go Inside: Animal House," an original one-hour spec featuring outtakes, behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with cast and crew from the 1978 comedy.
Worthy, faithful but ultimately pedestrian adaptation of the prize winning novel, "Dekada 70" offers a year-by-year account of the slow political awakening of a middle-class Filipino family over a…
Thanks to amiable lead performances from Miranda Otto and Rhys Ifans, this not very original Aussie comedy about a man making a fresh start in life is a pleasant enough time-waster. First feature…