Film Production Updates

Films In

Development

Epiphany (Drama)

Shooting in Brooklyn, NY, Long Island, NY; Brooklyn Dreams Prods., c/o Drake Media Network, 1670 Old Country Rd., Ste. 115, Plainview, NY, 90232 - 516-236-2184, Fax: 516-756-3344; Cast: Anthony Mangano; Prd., Anthony Mangano, Michael Goldfinger, Donna McKenna, Donna Drake, Heidi Friedman; CoPrd., Anthony Erico; Scr., Anthony Erico; Cstg., Donna McKenna, Donna Drake

Films In

Preproduction

Chaos (Action/Thriller)

(Start Mar. 17) Shooting in Vancouver; Current Entertainment/Pierce/Williams Prods./Franchise Pictures, 1411 Fifth St., #405, Santa Monica, CA, 90401; Cast: Wesley Snipes, Ryan Phillippe, Jason Statham, Justine Waddell; ExPrd., Huw Jones, Elie Samaha; Prd., Steve Chasman, Gavin Wilding, Michael A. Pierce, Mark Williams; Dir., Tony Giglio; Scr., Tony Giglio

The Great New Wonderful (Drama/Comedy)

(Start Mar. 17) Shooting in New York; Serenade Films, 2901 Ocean Park Ave., #217, Santa Monica, CA, 90405; Cast: Tony Shalhoub, Edie Falco, Maggie Gyllenhaal; ExPrd., Michael Nozik, Amy Robinson, Michael Hoffman; Prd., Leslie Urdang, Danny Leiner, Matt Tauber; Dir., Danny Leiner; Scr., Sam Catlin

Films In

Preparation

Fat Albert (Comedy)

(Start April 12) Shooting in Los Angeles; Twentieth Century Fox/Davis Entertainment, c/o Culver Studios,9336 W. Washington Blvd., Bldg. L,Culver City,CA,90232 - 310-202-3434, Fax: 310-202-3431; Cast: Kenan Thompson; ExPrd., William H. Cosby Jr., Camille O. Cosby; Prd., John Davis; CoPrd., Jeffrey Stott; Dir., Joel Zwick; Scr., William H. Cosby Jr., Charles Kipps; DP, Paul Elliott; AD, Alex Gaynor; PrdDsgn., Nina Ruscio; Art, Scott Meehan; Set, K.C. Fox; Cstm., Francine Jamison Tanchuck; PrdCoord., Marci Rosenberg; Cstg., Chemin Bernard, Monica Swann; Publ., Tammy Sandler; U.S. Dstrb, 20th Century Fox

Expats (Action/Thriller)

(Start May 15) Shooting in South Korea; Porter Prods., Fax: 310-276-8130; Cast: Jeffrey Wright; Prd., Pliny Porter, Mary Hermant; CoPrd., Wonsuk Chin; Dir., Wonsuk Chin; Scr., Wonsuk Chin

Thanks to Gravity (Drama/Comedy)

(Start May 17) Shooting in Miami; Voyage Entertainment, 9350 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 224, Beverly Hills, CA, 90212 - 310-273-9520, Fax: 310-248-3604; ExPrd., Amy Greenspun, Gina Phillips; CoPrd., Fabio Arber; Dir., Jessica Kavana; Scr., Jessica Kavana; Cstg., Christine Sheaks

DeathRanch (Horror)

(Start May 30) Shooting in Las Vegas; MikieeT Film Co., 3936 Delos Dr. Las Vegas, NV, 89103; Cast: Michael A. Tessiero, Glenda Tangen, Steve Rossi, Brittany Weber, Joseph McAvoy, Michael A. Rizza; ExPrd., Michael A. Tessiero; Prd., Michael A. Tessiero; AsPrd., Joseph McAvoy, Michael Rizza, Frank Leanza; Dir., Albert Anthony; Scr., Tom Dice; LinePrd., Frank Carillo; UPM, Susan Simone; PrdCoord., Nickolas Savalas; U.S. Dstrb, Charm Globa Group

Brokeback Mountain (Drama)

(Start May) Shooting in Calgary; Focus Features, 65 Bleecker St., 2nd Floor, New York, NY, 10012 - 212-539-4000; Cast: Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Williams; Prd., James Schamus, Michael Costigan, Diana Ossana, Larry McMurtry; Dir., Ang Lee; Scr., Larry McMurtry, Diana Ossana, E. Annie Proulx; U.S. Dstrb, Focus Features

Once In A Lifetime- "Just Go For It!" (Romantic drama)

(Start June 15) Shooting in Los Angeles; Once in a Lifetime Prods., LLC. - 818-367-1995, Fax: 866-499-6883; ExPrd., Randy M. Hirsch, Robert Locke; Prd., Randy M. Hirsch; CoPrd., Randy M. Hirsch, Robert Locke; AsPrd., Perry Sagliocco; Dir., Randy M. Hirsch; Scr., Randy M. Hirsch; LinePrd., Robert Locke; Cstg., Ricki G. Maslar

Hydraulix (Action/Drama)

(Start July 11) Shooting in Los Angeles, San Diego; P&A Films, 1626 N. Wilcox Blvd., Ste. 621, Hollywood, CA, 90028 - 323-960-5217; Cast: Glenn E. Plummer, Miguel A. Nunez Jr., Steven Williams; ExPrd., Tim Matthews; Prd., Al Franklin, Pamela J. Richardson, Preston Holmes; Scr., Pamela J. Richardson, Al Franklin; Snd., Steve Pina

A Class Divided (Drama)

(Start July 15) Shooting in Iowa; Porter Prods., Fax: 310-276-8130; Cast: Susan Sarandon; Prd., Pliny Porter, Susan Sarandon; Scr., Jeremy Pikser; U.S. Dstrb, Buena Vista

Cinderfella (Comedy)

(Start Aug. 4) Shooting in Hamptons, NY; Riche Prods./Porter Prods., 4000 Warner Blvd.,Bldg. 139, Ste. 20,Burbank,CA,91522; Prd., Pliny Porter, Alan Riche, Alexander Tabrizi; Scr., Alec Sokolow; U.S. Dstrb, New Line

Autobahn (Action/Thriller)

(Start Aug. 15) Shooting in Los Angeles, Germany; Mandalay Pictures/Porter Prods., 4751 Wilshire Blvd., 3rd Floor, Los Angeles, CA, 90010 - 323-549-4300; Prd., Peter Gruber, Pliny Porter; Scr., Dan Vining, William Mickelberry

Films In

Production

Kiss, Kiss, Bang, Bang (Comedy/Drama)

(Start March 2, 2004) Shooting in Los Angeles; Warner Bros and Silver Pictures, 4000 Warner Blvd., Burbank, CA 91522. Cast: Val Kilmer, Robert Downey Jr., Michelle Monaghan, Corbin Bernsen Prd., Joel Silver; Dir., Shane Black; Scr., Shane Black; U.S. Dstrb, Warner Bros.

Mozart and the Whale (Romantic comedy/Drama)

(Start March 1, 2004) Shooting in Washington; Millennium Films, 6423 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90048 - 310-388-6900, Fax: 310-388-6901. Cast: Josh Hartnett, Radha Mitchell, Gary Cole, Allen Evangelista, Sheila Kelley, Erica Leerhsen, John Carroll Lynch, Nate Mooney, Rusty Schwimmer, Robert Wisdom. ExPrd., Avi Lerner, Danny Dimbort, Trevor Short; Prd., Robert Lawrence, Frank DeMartini, James Acheson; CoPrd., Suzanne Bohnet, Gerd Koechlin; Dir., Petter Naess; Scr., Ron Bass; DP, Svein Kroevel; Ed., Miklos Wright; UPM, Juan Mas; AD, Marc Dahlstrom; PrdDsgn., Jon Steed; Art, Vincent DeFelice; Set, Lacey Kay; Cstm., Kiki Makado; PrdCoord., Shawn Heffeman; Snd., Nigel Elliot; Cstg., Deborah Aquila; Publ., Susan L. Levin; Intl Dstrb, Nu Image

River King (Thriller).

(Start March 16, 2004) Shooting in Nova Scotia; Myriad Pictures/Telefilm Canada/Movision/The Spice Factory LTD, 405 S. Beverly Dr., 5th Flr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212. Cast: Edward Burns, Jennifer Ehle. ExPrd., Kirk D'Amico, Peter James, James Simpson, Josh Andrews; Prd., Michelle Camarda, Michael L. Cowan, Jason Piette, Chris Zimmer; Dir., Nick Willing; Scr., David Kane