TANDEM PRODUCTIONS PARTNERS WITH ACADEMY AWARD-WINNERS CALLIE KHOURI AND T BONE BURNETT ON DEEP CITY, A NEW DRAMA SERIES SET IN THE MUSIC SCENE OF MIAMI WITH UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP AS MUSIC PARTNER
Los Angeles/Munich/Miami, 17 January 2017 – TANDEM Productions (a STUDIOCANAL company) announces today the development of Deep City, a music-driven ensemble drama series set against the nightlife of Miami’s vibrant Midtown and emerging downtown core.
STUDIOCANAL SECURES NEXT INTERNATIONAL ACQUISITION FOR HARLAN COBEN’S THE FIVE WITH DIRECTV
Miami/London, 18 January 2017 – Europe’s leader in production, rights acquisition, distribution and international sales of TV series and feature films, STUDIOCANAL, has signed its latest deal for Harlan Coben’s hit original drama THE FIVE, as DIRECTV secures rights for Latin America.
EARLY MAN: MAISIE WILLIAMS JOINS THE CAST OF NICK PARK'S NEW PREHISTORIC COMEDY ADVENTURE
AARDMAN and STUDIOCANAL today announce that Maisie Williams (‘Game of Thrones’) has been cast in Nick Park’s highly anticipated new prehistoric comedy adventure, EARLY MAN. Maisie joins the cast voicing Goona, the gallant and indomitable rebel who befriends the film’s hero Dug (Eddie Redmayne), and helps steer him through the clash of the Stone Age and Bronze Age civilisations.
GREAT BOX-OFFICE RESULTS FOR STUDIOCANAL IN FRANCE
BRIDGET JONES' BABY by Sharon Maguire, with Renée Zellweger, Colin Firth and Patrick Dempsey, attracted 2 million moviegoers in France.
The first movie of the Palmashow LA FOLLE HISTOIRE DE MAX ET LEON, directed by Jonathan Barré with Grégoire Ludig and David Marsais reached over 1 million French viewers
FROM THE LAND OF THE MOON by Nicole Garcia with Marion Cotillard and Louis Garrel was both critically and publicly praised.
The legendary DON'T LOOK NOW WE'RE BEING SHOT AT by Gérard Oury, with Louis de Funès and Bourvil became the 3rd biggest re-release of the past 15 years.
STUDIOCANAL ANNOUNCES FOUR PICTURE DEAL WITH PARKES+MACDONALD/IMAGE NATION
STUDIOCANAL announces a four picture development deal with Parkes+MacDonald, in association with ImageNation Abu Dhabi. The three companies had previously worked together on the French release of the Oscar winning documentary HE NAMED ME MALALA.
Walter Parkes and Laurie MacDonald, whose films include the MEN IN BLACK series, GLADIATOR, THE RING, TWISTER and many more, will produce each feature developed under the new deal: THE GREAT PRETENDER, FALLEN IDOL, HINDENBURG and COLDHEART.