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‘Tina’ Filmmakers Sign First-Look Deal With Imagine Documentaries (EXCLUSIVE)

The acclaimed filmmakers behind HBO Max’s recent nonfiction hit “Tina” have inked an exclusive first-look deal with Imagine Documentaries. Dan Lindsay and TJ Martin have entered into a one-year agreement with the...

Zoe Lister-Jones, Daryl Wein Sundance Player ‘How It Ends’ Sells to MGM’s American International Pictures (EXCLUSIVE)

“How It Ends,” a serene apocalyptic comedy from partners Zoe Lister-Jones and Daryl Wein, has been acquired by MGM’s American International Pictures label. The film was an official selection at the 2021...

Eva Longoria Sets Lead Cast for Flamin’ Hot Cheetos Inventor Biopic

Eva Longoria’s prestige project “Flamin’ Hot,” about the inventor of the spicy Cheetos snack, has found its stars in actors Jesse Garcia and Annie Gonzalez. An award-winning actor and prolific TV director,...

Ryan Reynolds’ Maximum Effort Signs Three-Year First-Look Film Deal at Paramount

Ryan Reynolds’ production company, Maximum Effort, has signed a three-year, first-look deal with Paramount Pictures. The pact reunites Reynolds with longtime executive partner Emma Watts, Paramount’s motion picture group president, and studio...

Soccer Legend Diego Maradona to Get Docuseries From Sofia Vergara’s Latin World, Dhana Media

Diego Maradona, hailed as one the best soccer players ever, will be the subject of a new docuseries from Sofia Vergara’s Latin World Entertainment and Dhana Media. Maradona, who died of a...

Indie Spirit Awards Give ‘Nomadland’ a Key Win and Award Carey Mulligan in Best Actress Nail-Biter

The 2021 Film Independent Spirit Awards, held virtually on Thursday evening, marked another big night for “Nomadland” and more of this year’s indie gems. Usually a casual, day-drinking affair on the beach...

Producers Guild Forming Task Force to Examine Bullying in Wake of Scott Rudin Accusations

In response to recent and explosive allegations about producer Scott Rudin’s workplace behavior, the Producers Guild of America is forming a task force to combat bullying in Hollywood. “We are deeply disturbed...

Trailblazing Trans MMA Fighter Fallon Fox Sets Biopic at Mark Gordon Pictures

The life of Fallon Fox, the first openly transgender fighter in Mixed Martial Arts, is the subject of a new film in development at Mark Gordon Pictures. Fox’s story will be scripted...

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