Ridley Scott producing 'Murder on the Orient Express'

Ridley Scott producing 'Murder on the Orient Express'

SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 20 (UPI) -- Fox has acquired the film rights to the classic British mystery novel, "Murder on the Orient Express," Acorn Productions and Agatha Christie Ltd. announced.
Liza Donnelly: One of The New Yorker's 'funny ladies'

Liza Donnelly: One of The New Yorker's 'funny ladies'

RHINEBECK, N.Y., May 2 (UPI) -- U.S. cartoonist Liza Donnelly's humor is almost an inside joke. You don't have to be a woman to get it, but it helps.
GERRY HARRINGTON, United Press International
'Sesame Street' movie in the works

'Sesame Street' movie in the works

LOS ANGELES, June 21 (UPI) -- 20th Century Fox is developing a film based on the classic American children's television series "Sesame Street," The Hollywood Reporter said.
Producers guild to honor Jolie's directorial debut

Producers guild to honor Jolie's directorial debut

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- The Producers Guild of America says it plans to honor Angelina Jolie's directorial debut "In the Land of Blood and Honey" with the 2012 Stanley Kramer Award.
'2012' television series in the works

'2012' television series in the works

NEW YORK, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- German-born director Roland Emmerich says a U.S. television series is being planned to follow up his new global disaster flick "2012."
Travis, Glaudini join cast of 'Intent'

Travis, Glaudini join cast of 'Intent'

LOS ANGELES, July 9 (UPI) -- U.S. actresses Nancy Travis and Lola Glaudini have joined the cast of the big-screen thriller "Intent," producers at New Castle Entertainment said Wednesday.

Peet to appear in Emmerich disaster film

HOLLYWOOD, June 14 (UPI) -- Actress Amanda Peet reportedly will star alongside actor John Cusack in an upcoming Hollywood disaster movie from director Roland Emmerich.

New film to detail life of Brian Wilson

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Former Beach Boys singer/songwriter Brian Wilson has signed with producer Mark Gordon to make a Hollywood film based on his life.

'Voltron' robot gets Hollywood treatment

LOS ANGELES, July 26 (UPI) -- Hot on the heels of the announcement that the Transformers are coming to the big screen another popular 1980s toy is getting the Hollywood treatment.

Paramount to remake 'Don't Look Now'

LOS ANGELES, June 27 (UPI) -- Paramount Pictures is working on a remake of the mystical and erotic 1973 film, "Don't Look Now," based on a Daphne Du Maurier novel.

Hollywood plans new 'Commandments' movie

LOS ANGELES, July 13 (UPI) -- Paramount Pictures is considering a movie remake of "The Ten Commandments," The Hollywood Reporter said Tuesday.

Heath Ledger signs on as 'Casanova'

NEW YORK, March 15 (UPI) -- Australian Heath Ledger will play the title role in Lasse Hallstrom's "Casanova," scheduled for filming in August in Venice, Italy.

Hollywood Digest

'POTTER'S' MAGIC NUMBER -- $87.7 MILLION "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" opened with an estimated $87.7 million at the U.S. box office -- taking the No. 1 spot in its opening weekend and zipping past "Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Cl
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Botulinum aids stroke, headache patients

DENVER, April 19 (UPI) -- Minute doses of one of the world's most deadly poisons -- botulinum toxin -- appear to help disabled stroke patients perform daily tasks, may prevent migraine headaches and can even calm trembling voices, researchers reported Friday.
ED SUSMAN, UPI Science News

Mark Gordon (born October 10, 1956) is an American television and film producer.

Gordon was born in Newport News, Virginia. He is an award-winning producer with more than 70 motion picture and television projects to his credit.

Gordon’s most recent projects include 2012, which has grossed over $750 million worldwide and The Messenger, which garnered Academy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actor and Best Original Screenplay. Upcoming projects include The Details with Tobey Maguire and Laura Linney, Duncan Jones’ sci-fi thriller Source Code starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Bill Condon’s Richard Pryor biopic for Sony.

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