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02 May
K5 - Financier
Sierra/Affinity will launch international sales for writer-director Andrew Niccol’s sci-fi thriller Anon at the Cannes Film Market next month. The film stars Clive Owen and Amanda Seyfried and is slated for a 2017 release. Owen plays Sal
29 Apr
Fortitude International - Financier, Nadine de Barros and Robert Barnum - Executive Producers
Penelope Cruz has been set to star in Layover, an adaptation of Lisa Zeidner’s 1999 novel that will be written and directed by Toni Kalem. Cruz, Animus Films’ Jim Young and Serena Films’ Tatiana Kelly will produce the drama, which Fortitude
29 Apr
Palmstar Media Capital - Production Company, Financier
Paul Rudd is set to star in The Catcher Was a Spy, a WWII thriller that Ben Lewin (The Sessions) will direct, with PalmStar Media producing and financing. The script is by Saving Private Ryan scribe Robert Rodat, who adapted the Nicholas
28 Apr
Charlie Hofheimer - Talent
24 is back. Fox has given an early series order to 24: Legacy, its drama pilot that reboots the 24 franchise with brand new characters and cast, from creators Manny Coto & Evan Katz, Imagine TV’s Brian Grazer and Howard Gordon. They are
26 Apr
Exhibit Entertainment - Financier; Fernando Loureiro & Roberto Vasconcellos - Executive Producers
Joshy and Life After Beth helmer Jeff Baena recently completed principal photography on dark comedy The Little Hours. The film, which shot under the radar in Italy, has now been acquired for international by Concourse Film Trade, the sales arm
22 Apr
Bong Joon Ho - Director, Writer & Dooho Choi - Producer
Principal photography has begun in Seoul, South Korea, on Netflix’s Okja, Bong Joon-Ho’s anticipated follow-up to Snowpiercer, starring Tilda Swinton, Jake Gyllenhaal and Paul Dano. Steven Yeun (The Walking Dead), Lily Collins (To The Bone),
21 Apr
Ryan Coogler - Director
There is a beautiful scene in Ryan Coogler’s Creed that captures what this young director proposes to his art form and to his country. The boxer and protagonist, Donnie (Michael B. Jordan), is running, in gray sweats, to see his ailing trainer,
18 Apr
Das Films / Sriram Das - Producer
David Twohy, who directed “Riddick” and scripted “The Fugitive,” is to write and direct “Ice Moon Rising,” a major sci-fi movie that is set to be a U.S.-China co-production. The film which could have a budget in the region of $50 million is
18 Apr
Bill Burr - Creator, Executive Producer & Talent
The raunchy comedy inspired by the life of stand-up comic Bill Burr has been renewed for a second season. Burr made the announcement Friday via Twitter with an expletive-laden clip that concluded with the message that the half-hour comedy is "
18 Apr
PalmStar Media Capital - Financier, Kevin Frakes - Executive Producer
Director John Carney’s distinct filmmaking style, previously on display with the Oscar- (and eventually Tony) winning Once, as well as Begin Again, is back again in the small but infinitely charming coming-of-ager, Sing Street, which The