MarVista Entertainment has secured new investment capital from an investment group led by Brian N. Sheth, further strengthening the Company’s position as one of the world’s leading independent producer and distributor of feature films and television programming.
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Jonathan Demme (SILENCE OF THE LAMBS) has signed on to adapt Stephen King's forthcoming novel 11/22/63, reports Variety.
GenArts Inc., the global leader in visual effects (VFX) software for the media and advertising industries, today announces a strategic alliance with Sony Creative Software to provide an exclusive visual effects collection for their Vegas Pro content creation software for Vegas Pro and Sapphire Edge users.
Eureka’s Neil Grayston once again visits Warehouse 13 – becoming involved in a life and death struggle inside a video game – on Monday, August 15, at 10PM (ET/PT).
Industrial Light & Magic is looking into launching a new location in Vancouver, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
HitFix has broken the news that HARRY POTTER director David Yates and writer Steve Kloves are working with Warner Bros. to adapt a multi-film adaptation of Stephen King’s THE STAND.
Paramount Pictures announced today it has set a release date of December 21st, 2012 for World War Z starring Academy Award-nominee Brad Pitt, with Marc Forster (Quantum of Solace) directing.
U.S. Rep. Peter King (R-NY) has released a letter to the defense department inspector general and the CIA inspector general calling for an investigation into director Kathryn Bigelow and writer Mark Boal’s Osama bin Laden assassination film on whether the Obama administration leaked sensitive information to the filmmakers, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
Walden Media has picked up the rights to Jeff Brown’s popular children’s series FLAT STANLEY, reports Deadline.com.
Mark Wahlberg is in talks to take the lead in Universal’s adaptation of the graphic novel 2 GUNS, reports ComingSoon.net.
Alembic 1.0, the open source project jointly developed by Sony Pictures Imageworks and Lucasfilm Ltd. was released to the public today.
Click 3X is making big strides with a few changes in the production lineup. Head of Production Chris Kiser was recently promoted to Executive Producer.
Lauded by kids and adults around the world, the animated series “Phineas and Ferb” reached another pinnacle by inspiring a Disney Channel Original Movie, “Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension”.
Hot on the heels of the surprising success of the original SMURFS, Sony is making plans for a sequel, reports ComingSoon.net.
Autodesk, Inc., has announced Subscription Advantage Packs for its Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suites 2012, as well as most of its portfolio of Digital Entertainment Creation (DEC) toolsets.
Gravity, an international creative, content and brand communications company, with offices in New York, Los Angeles, and Tel Aviv, has named Roy Eventov as Creative Director for the company’s Digital Group.
Fox’s RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES climbed to the top of the U.S. box office for the weekend of Aug. 5-7, 2011.
With the original still in production, Lionsgate has set a date for a HUNGER GAMES sequel, reports ComingSoon.net.
Walt Disney Pictures and Marvel Studios have set dates for their 2014 releases, reports ComingSoon.net.
David Cronenberg is set to direct an adaptation of Jonathan Lethem’s novel AS SHE CLIMBED ACROSS THE TABLE for Media Rights Capital, reports Deadline.com.
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