Francois Girard (“The Red Violin”) is directing the indie drama from an original screenplay by Ben Ripley (“Source Code”)
The one-year deal seeks to cast the British comedian and actor as the lead in a series
"The Riches" alum Eddie Izzard will be a producer and play Grandpa on "Mockingbird Lane," NBC's drama revamp of "The Munsters"
Eddie Izzard also stars in the Sky TV miniseries based on Robert Louis Stevenson's classic novel
Star of "Community" and host of "The Soup" to emcee Spirit Awards' return to Santa Monica beach
After relocating for a year to downtown L.A., the show goes back to its traditional tent in Santa Monica, on Feb. 26
Marina Zenovich will direct a documentary based on Mark Harris' best-seller "Pictures at a Revolution"
It wasn't easy to pull together elements of "Believe: The Eddie Izzard Story," but perseverance paid off in odd, unexpected ways
The British comic, who's never hosted an awards show, still isn't sure how the Friday gig will work
Awards hosts Eddie Izzard and Ricky Gervais are just the latest breath of fresh air to waft across the pond
Film Independent taps British comic-actor to emcee awards show in its move to Friday night