After being in negotiations with Cross Creek Pictures over a week ago, Deadline is reporting today that Netflix have finally secured the global rights for Aaron Sorkin’s The Trial of the Chicago 7.
Deadline is exclusively reporting that Apple Studios have secured the largest film festival acquisition deal in film history by acquiring the world rights to Emancipation, the action thriller with Antoine Fuqua directing and Will Smith starring.
Variety is reporting that Mahershala Ali has signed to star as boxer Jack Johnson in Unruly, a six-part limited series currently in development at HBO that is based on the PBS documentary Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson.
Vertical Entertainment have released the official trailer for the upcoming romantic comedy A Nice Girl Like You.
Variety is exclusively reporting that Netflix are in negotiations with Cross Creek Pictures to acquire the global rights for Aaron Sorkin’s The Trial of the Chicago 7.
Deadline is exclusively reporting that Elijah Wood will be starring as Ted Bundy’s FBI analyst Bill Hagmaier in crime thriller No Man Of God.
Deadline is exclusively reporting that one of the hottest film packages that will be at the upcoming Cannes virtual Market will be Emancipation, a Willam N. Collage scripted thriller with Antoine Fuqua attached to direct and Will Smith attached to star.
The Hollywood Reporter is exclusively reporting that Miles Teller is set to star in the film adaptation of best-selling novel Not Without Hope by Nick Schuyler and Jeré Longman, with Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and Grammy-Award singer/songwriter Ciara executive producing their production company Why Not You.
Deadline is reporting that Clouds, the inspirational teen drama film based on the true story of Zach Sobiech, is moving from Warner Bros. to the Disney+ streaming service.
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