Barclays Bank Backing Bruckheimer

Producer said to be closing deal for $20 million, three-year development fund.

Last Updated: October 9, 2009 @ 1:44 PM

Jerry Bruckheimer reportedly is securing a three-year, $20 million development fund through Barclays Bank. The news comes a day after Walter Parkes and Laurie MacDonald announced a $10 million development fund with Imagenation Abu Dhabi.

New funding deals may signal the increasing availability of non-studio money for top producers.

Read more at Variety.