Auds won't show much clemency toward very unfunny marriage of sports culture satire and death penalty polemic that was the closing night selection at this year's Slamdance. Sophomore outing for…
Sally Caplan is set to join Icon Entertainment Intl. as president of U.K. distribution. She is currently senior vp of acquisition and business affairs for rival indie Momentum Pictures, where she has…
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Nicole Kidman and Jennifer Lopez are tuning up to star in "American Darlings," a period drama that was bought preemptively by New Regency from a four-page pitch.
CBS is showing its own passion for the Christ. Eye is resurrecting the 2000 mini "Jesus," bringing the Jeremy Sisto starrer back for an encore presentation on March 28 at 9 p.m. Net had an open slot…
Screenwriter Steve Conrad has inked a high-six figure deal to pen the adaptation of Chang-Rae Lee's novel "Aloft." Studio bought the rights to the book last December with producer Scott Rudin.
Warren Zide's new production shingle, Matinee Pictures, is gearing up its slate. Company, which will begin operations in April, has bought Michael Stokes' horror script "Nightfall" in a…
Dallas- and New York-based writer-producer Curt Johnson has optioned life rights to develop a feature from the story of 1990s boxing star Tommy Morrison, one of the few high-profile sports figures…
Noam Murro, the commercials director who scored a coup with "Ring 2," will not be directing the sequel to the Japanese horror pic at DreamWorks, after all.
MGM's chairman-CEO Alex Yemenidjian said Tuesday he wants to do a deal with newly single Pixar and that the Lion is "the most perfect fit" among potential partners.
Paramount Pictures has tapped veteran Universal exec Allison Brecker-Shearmur as executive VP of production for the motion picture group.
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