Category Archives: Deals (Film)
Warwick Thornton’s Western set in the Australian Outback premiered at TIFF as part of the Platform section and won the jury-selected award in that section. It stars Hamilton Morris, Ewen Leslie and Sam Neill.
The producer of the Fast and Furious and Jump Street franchises will have a second-look deal with Paramount, effective immediately.
There had been questions last year whether David Ellison’s company would repartner with Paramount, but with a new four-year deal in place, they’re looking at rebooting the franchise with James Cameron and Deadpool director Tim Miller.
Girls Trip stars Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith and Tiffany Haddish, and could take some wind out of the box office sails of its big-budget competitors Dunkirk and Valerian.
Star and producer of the YouTube series “My Drunk Kitchen,” Hannah Hart, has signed a first-look deal with Lionsgate, further showcasing the increasing power and influence that YouTube stars have beyond the realm of free online videos.
YouTube sensation and overall media star Grace Helbig has signed a deal with Lionsgate to develop both films and TV series. One of the first projects under the deal will be a romantic comedy starring her and Mamrie Hart.
HarperCollins won a multi-house auction to serve as the publisher of Michael Mann Books, the publishing imprint founded by the Oscar-nominated writer, director and producer earlier this year.
Leonardo DiCaprio’s production company Appian Way has landed a three-year, first-look deal with Paramount Pictures. The deal marks a shift for DiCaprio, who previously had a long-standing deal at Warner Bros.
Filmmaking legend Martin Scorsese isn’t slowing down any time soon. Today, Paramount CEO Brad Grey announced that Scorsese has extended his overall deal with the studio through 2019. Paramount also confirmed a new biopic is in development for Scorsese to direct.
The hugely popular YA writer of The Fault in Our Stars and Paper Towns has a new deal with Fox 2000
Warner will now give Allaine a deal that includes two screenplays. Her first screenplay was a romantic comedy, but that may not be the genre of her two offerings that she will submit to Warner.
Robert Kirkman has inked a one year first look film deal with Universal.
The “Fifty Shades Of Grey” producer has signed a three year first look deal with Universal.
A deal has been made to get the Valiant Comics universe to the screen.
The “American Sniper” producer locks a first look deal Warner Bros.
Recording label Republic Records partners up with IM GLOBAL to produce movies.
The “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” directors sign first look deal with Sony.
Immersive Pictures founder secures a two year first look deal with studio titan.
Jack Osbourne’s company Osbourne Media partners with T Group Productions.
Paramount and Bad Robot extend their first look deal to 2018.
Terrence Malick partners with Broad Green Pictures for upcoming projects.
Gail Berman’s production company, Jackal Group, signs first look deal with Fox 2000.
Cinedigm strikes three-year deal with The Asylum, getting distribution rights to twelve films.
Production company splits from Weed Road and Warner Bros. in favor of Sony deal
Moritz extends his production/first-look deal!
Sonar Entertainment signs a first-look deal.