The director co-wrote the screenplay with Olafur Egill Egilsson
Universal Pictures slots sequel to "Snow White and the Huntsman' and pushes creature feature to June 2016
TheWrap's Lucas Shaw and Alonso Duralde assess Scarlett Johansson's role in the sci-fi thriller "Lucy"
Roth produced the studio's "Snow White and the Huntsman," starring Kristen Stewart and Chris Hemsworth
“The Purge” stars Ethan Hawke and will be released on Friday, May 31
Universal Studio's legacy ranges from Frankenstein and Dracula to Bridesmaids and Bourne -- and also includes the first Olympic basketball medalists
Universal Pictures made the move to avoid overlapping with the expected blockbuster opening of "The Dark Knight Rises"
"The Lorax" leads the box office -- and has the biggest opening of 2012; "Project X" debuts with a strong $20.8 million
Paul Walker starred in Universal's "Fast Five," which grossed more than $630 million, and begins production on "Fast & Furious 6" this spring
The agreement is the longest-running production deal for the studio
Production on the thriller is scheduled to begin in April 2012
Tom Hooper is directing Universal's adaptation of the Broadway hit, which has been set for a Dec. 7, 2012 release
De Passe Jones Entertainment is working with Steven Spielberg on a film about the life of Martin Luther King Jr., among other projects
Universal Pictures extended the co-chairman's contract a year early
"Fast Five" director signs two-year deal for his Barnstorm Pictures
Ava Sambora, the 13-year-old daughter of Locklear and Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora, will play best friend to character portrayed by Apatow's daughter Maude
Executive had been executive VP of international distribution since 2006
The action-adventure comedy is the first sale for writer Matthew J. O'Neill
Mickey Rourke stars as the ruthless King Hyperion in the 3D epic
Universal wants Scott Cooper ("Crazy Heart") to adapt Laura Hillenbrand's best-selling book "Unbroken"
The Norwegian filmmaker is coming off the worldwide success of Columbia's "Karate Kid" reboot
Universal will distribute Syfy-branded films; Syfy will promote
Universal would like to sell the arthouse division if it can get the right price, but it's unclear whether Comcast would bless a deal
The duo will work to reach African-American and Hispanic audiences
At TheWrap's power women's breakfast, the former Paramount CEO exhorts some of Hollywood’s most powerful women to get behind philanthropy
"If storytellers are strong armed into making creative changes, it will endanger comedy as both entertainment and a provoker of thought"
Universal announces release dates for 2011/2012/2013 slate of films
Festival officials act fast after reports of bedbug bites at the Scotiabank Theater
Academy Award winner Brian Grazer will produce the movie, which was written by some of Hollywood's top talent
Denzel Washington also in crime drama, directed by Swedish filmmaker Daniel Espinosa