VANCOUVER: Nerd Corps Entertainment has partnered with famed physicist Stephen Hawking and his daughter, author Lucy Hawking, along with Pure Grass Films, to develop a new show inspired by the George Greenby children’s book series penned by both Hawkings.
Digital production company Pure Grass Films has inked a deal with GFM Films for its female-skewing web drama Making It.
Marking its foray into transmedia programming, GFM Films introduced Making It, a Multi-Platform series, to buyers at MIPTV following the agreement to finance and handle worldwide sales and distribution rights.
British actor John Boyega will portray Olympic athlete Jesse Owens in the biopic “Race,” with shooting set to start in May in Berlin and Montreal.
Tim Kring has hooked up with Sonar Entertainment and three other production houses on a new sci-fi multi-platform pilot based around a alien invasion conspiracy.