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Twentieth Century Fox has picked up the rights to Alexandra Bracken's upcoming sci-fi book series BLACK IS THE COLOR, reports Variety.
Turner Broadcasting has announced it will rollout its UK preschool channel Cartoonito across Europe, the Middle East and Africa, increasing the brand’s distribution to 125 million homes in 112 territories.
Yesterday, The Weinstein Co. filed suit against Relativity Media over the distribution rights to THE CROW remake, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Chris Colfer (TV's GLEE) has inked a deal to develop a new Disney Channel series based on Florence Laughlin's children's book, THE LITTLE LEFTOVER WITCH, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
Sony Pictures has offered Kate Beckinsale one of the lead female roles in TOTAL RECALL, reports Deadline.com.
Lionsgate has picked Willow Shields to play Primrose Everdeen, the younger sister of the lead character, played by Jennifer Lawrence, reports ComingSoon.net.
Jake Johnson has joined the cast of Columbia Pictures' comedic remake of 21 JUMP STREET, reports Variety.
Warner Bros. Pictures has officially announced the casting of Marion Cotillard and Joseph Gordon-Levitt in THE DARK KNIGHT RISES, but the roles their have been announced for do not coincide with the rumors.
Evan Spiliotopoulos (POOH'S HEFFALUMP MOVIE) has been tapped to re-write Universal Pictures' OUIJA, reports Variety.
John Luessenhop (TAKERS) is in discussions to take the helm of LEATHERFACE 3D, a new film in the TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE franchise, reports Bloody Disgusting.
In what is now becoming a daily tradition, Lionsgate has revealed two new cast members of THE HUNGER GAMES via the film's Facebook page.
Patrick Warburton (THE TICK, SEINFELD) has joined the cast of Seth MacFarlane's TED, reports Deadline.com.
IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) (TSX:IMX), Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment, LLC formally announced today that they have finalized an agreement to release the epic superhero adventure Thor in digital IMAX theatres worldwide day-and-date on May 6, 2011.
Straight out of a successful MIPTV, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a unit of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B), today announced a partnership with Bulgarian entertainment broadcaster, TV7, to launch the first localised Nickelodeon branded block for TV viewers in Bulgaria.
Following strong critical and viewer response to the series' April 17 debut, HBO has renewed GAME OF THRONES for a second season, it was announced today by Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming.
J.J. Abrams has tapped his FRINGE writers and exec producers Monica Breen and Alison Schapker to rewrite the Bad Robot project ZANBATO, reports Deadline.com.
Matt Reeves must like vampires. The Hollywood Reporter writes that the LET ME IN director is set to develop and helm an adaptation of Justin Cronin's vampire novel THE PASSAGE.
DQ Entertainment, the Global entertainment production and distribution company together with Al Jazeera Children's Channel ("JCCTV"), are pleased to announce the signing of multiple exclusive broadcast agreements with 22 Arabic states for the broadcasting rights of three iconic DQE animated productions - 'The Jungle Book', 'New Adventures of Lassie' and 'Mysteries and Feluda'.
Just like last week when the final numbers put it a slot higher in the end, HANNA has moved up the ranks of the U.S. box office.
Lionsgate has made it official — Craig Gillespie (FRIGHT NIGHT) will direct PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
Amazon's LoveFilm has inked a streaming deal with Walt Disney for Europe, according to The Hollywood Reporter.