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Producer Calls 'Furious 7' Most Challenging Film of His Career

Amid a stunning box office performance for “Furious 7,” producer Neal Moritz told an industry conference Friday that dealing with the death of Paul Walker presented the toughest task of his career. 582 more words


Sony Lands 'Medieval' Spec, Neal Moritz Producing

Sony is in negotiations to land the action spec “Medieval” with Neal Moritz on board to produce.

The spec was written by Michael Finch and Alex Litvak and was originally at New Regency and 20th Century Fox with Rob Cohen on board to direct. 176 more words


Sony Buys Sci-Fi Drama 'Passengers' from 'Doctor Strange' Writer

Sony Pictures has bought the rights to sci-fiction drama “Passengers,” written by “Doctor Strange” scribe Jon Spaihts.

Neal Moritz and Ori Marmur will produce through Moritz’s Original Film banner along Michael Maher for Start Media and Stephen Hamel of Company Films. 119 more words


AMC pilots Preacher

AMC has ordered a pilot based on the comic book series Preacher.

Based on Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon’s 1990s comic book series, the story follows Jesse Custer, a conflicted Preacher in a small Texas town who merges with a creature that has escaped from heaven and develops the ability to make anyone do anything he says. 81 more words


AMC Gives Pilot Commitment To 'PREACHER' Adaption

It seems like Preacher will finally come its way to TV!

AMC revealed today that they’ve given a pilot commitment to the upcoming show with plans to shoot in 2015, and, it all goes well, premieres as a series in 2016. 488 more words


'Iron Man' Writers Boarding Police Action Film for Neal Moritz

The “Iron Man” writing team of Art Marcum and Matt Holloway is writing an untitled cop-actioner formerly known as “Blowback” and “Gen Gap” that has been in development for nearly a decade. 156 more words


'Highlander' Reboot Seeks Tom Cruise To Be Their Sean Connery. Ryan Reynolds Bails.

Lionsgate and Summit want Tom Cruise to play the mentor to Connor MacLeod in their long-gestating Highlander reboot, reports The Wrap. Consider this one about as likely as Sean Connery reprising the role, however. 237 more words