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.
BROADCAST NOW: Pure Grass makes it with GFM
Digital production company Pure Grass Films has inked a deal with GFM Films for its female-skewing web drama Making It.
BUSINESS OF FILM: Making It A Multi-Platform Drama Series Was Launched By GFM Films At MIPTV
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.
VARIETY: GFM Films Boards London-set Drama Series ‘Making It’
LONDON — GFM Films, which is led by Guy Collins, Fred Hedman and Michael Ryan, has inked a pact to finance and handle worldwide sales on “Making It,” a multi‐platform drama series, which GFM will introduce to buyers at next week’s MipTV.
VARIETY: Jesse Owens Biopic Finds Its Leading Man
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.
TBI VISION: Tim Kring working on new sci-fi conspiracy series
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.