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Robert Downey Jr. to Star in “The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle,” Protecting Us From Johnny Depp

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“Sherlock Holmes 3” Taps Scribe James Coyne

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Sherlock Holmes 3 has brought in James Coyne for rewrites. The sequel reteams Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, and director Guy Ritchie.

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{Exclusive} Ron Howard Set To Direct Robert Downey Jr.’s “Pinocchio”, Replacing Paul Thomas Anderson

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The Academy Award-winning director is set to helm Warner Bros.’ live-action adaptation of the classic story about a wooden puppet who wants to be a real boy.

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Team Downey And Bill Dubuque Reteam For UNTITLED PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE DRAMEDY

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Robert Downey Jr. and Susan Downey are reuniting with Bill Dubuque on a dramedy about the presidential debates.

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UNTITLED PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE DRAMEDY (SALES)

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Logline: Months of planning and millions of dollars culminate in 270 minutes of highly scrutinized debate.

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CHASING PHIL (SALES)

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Details the FBI’s first assault on white collar crime and its use of agents as long-term, undercover operatives, following two young FBI agents as they infiltrate the world of Phil Kitzer, a charismatic mastermind behind dozens of multi-million dollar schemes.

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A HEAD FULL OF GHOSTS (SALES)

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A suburban New England family is torn apart when their 14-year-old daughter begins to display signs of acute schizophrenia. Helpless to stop her descent into madness as their home turns into a house of horrors, her parents turn to a local Catholic priest for help, allowing a reality tv show to cover the whole event.

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TV SALES, RENEWALS, CANCELLATIONS, ATTACHMENTS, DEALS & GREENLIGHTS (06.06.14)

A recap of the week’s TV news!

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CLOAKED (SALES)

Logline: Kept under wraps but pitched as being in the vein of “An American Werewolf in London.”

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CLOAKED (PITCH)

Logline: Kept under wraps but pitched as being in the vein of “An American Werewolf in London.”

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BLACK MIRROR (SALES)

Logline: Set in the near future where everything a person does, says or hears is recorded and can be played back via a brain implant. You need never forget a face again… but is that always a good thing?

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CUL-DE-SAC (SALES)

Logline: After moving into a new house, lonely 12-year-old Kyle Ross experiences strange happenings that may be related to a young girl who vanished 50 years before, and who could hold the key to stopping a decades-old tragedy that altered the fate of a small town.

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SHERLOCK HOLMES 3 (SALES)

Logline: Kept under wraps.

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THE ACCIDENTAL GENIUS (SALES)

Logline: A man awakens from a coma with astonishing intelligence and visions of a bizarre symbol recognized only by a prodigy. Together, the two men set out to solve a hundred-year-old mystery that could change the world.

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PERRY MASON (SALES)

Logline: Follows the popular defense attorney as he deals with cases in the rough and tumble world of early 1930s Los Angeles.

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THE GHOST BOX (SALES)

Logline: Centers on a team that discovers the “ghost boxes,” a portable radio that have been modified to continually scan the broadband so that supernatural entities can communicate with the living regularly.

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THE SOCIAL AGENT (SALES)

Logline: Story centers on double agent Jiri Mucha, the son of a famed painter who used his magnetism, sensuality, and romance, to manipluate his way through the heartbreak and bitterness of years behind the iron curtain of 1950s Prague.

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SCORE! (SALES)

Logline: Pitched as “Pitch Perfect” meets “School of Rock,” after their big-break musical flops, two Broadway songwriters decide to take jobs as counselors at the theater camp they attended as kids in order to hatch a plan for a big comeback.

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THE JUDGE (SALES)

Logline: When a hotshot lawyer’s mother dies, he returns to his small-town home, only to find that his estranged father, a respected judge, has been charged with murder.

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EMERGENCY! (SALES)

Logline: A man sets out on a white-knuckled journey to test himself in the case of an apocalypse.

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PINOCCHIO (DOWNEY) (SALES)

Logline: Based on characters from the novel “The Adventures of Pinocchio” written by Carlo Collodi, which was initially serialized between 1881 and 1883.

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YUCATAN (SALES)

Logline: A group of thieves head to Mexico to find a treasure buried for centuries beneath the Yucatan peninsula.

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SHERLOCK HOLMES 2: A GAME OF SHADOWS (SALES)

Logline: Story follows Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson as they try to stop Professor Moriarty from changing the course of history.

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HOW TO TALK TO GIRLS (SALES)

Logline: Advice on how to talk to girls, from the point of view of a 9-year-old boy.

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LOVING FRANK (SALES)

Logline: Story follows the love affair between architect, Frank Lloyd Wright, and Chicago society matron, Mamah Borthwick Cheney.

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UNTITLED USS INDIANAPOLIS PROJECT (SALES)

Logline: Story follows 11-year-old Hunter Scott as he researches the events surrounding the U.S.S. Indianapolis, sunk by the Japanese during World War II. Scott’s efforts, and history project, resulted in the posthumous exoneration of the Indianapolis’ captain, Charles McVay.

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