January 2012: Deals
January 31st, 2012
Adam Sandler Joins 'Candyland'
'The Weapon' Moves Forward at Platinum Studios
Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence Team for 'Serena'
'Only Lovers Left Alive' Adds Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston
'Ben 10' Gets Writer Albert Torres
Bryan Bertino Directing 'Mockingbird'
January 30th, 2012
'The Drummer' Adds Vera Farmiga
Rooney Mara Takes the Lead in 'Side Effects'
'Stretch Armstrong' Moves Forward at Relativity
January 29th, 2012
John Lee Hancock Will Direct 'The Partner'
'Shadow Dancer' Acquired by ATO Pictures
'Compliance', 'Nobody Walks', and '2 Days in New York' Acquired by Magnolia
'Lay the Favorite' Acquired by the Weinstein Company
January 27th, 2012
Sarah Jessica Parker Joins 'Lovelace'
Eddie Marsan and Dash Mihok Join 'Ray Donovan'
Kim Kardashian to Guest Star on 'Drop Dead Diva' Season 4
Disney Picks Up Untitled Space Project
January 26th, 2012
Kate Winslet and Catherine Keener Join 'Frank or Francis'
'Anger Management' Lands Shawnee Smith
Paul Giamatti Joins 'Romeo and Juliet'
ABC Orders 'White Van Man' Comedy
CBS Greenlights 'Widow Detective'
'Arbitrage' Lands at Lionsgate
January 25th, 2012
Russell Brand Becomes 'The Hauntrepreneur'
'Lovelace' Adds Chloe Sevigny
Alan Ball's 'Banshee' Gets Series Order at Cinemax
Javier Bardem Drops Out of 'Despicable Me 2'
Demi Moore Pulls Out of 'Lovelace'
Mark Webber and Chloe Sevigny Join 'Panarea'
CW Orders Medical Pilot 'First Cut'
January 24th, 2012
Ron Livingston and Lili Taylor Join 'The Conjuring'
Catherine Zeta-Jones Joins 'Side Effects'
'Beasts of the Southern Wild' Acquired by Fox Searchlight Pictures
'The Crow' Gets Director F. Javier Gutierrez
'Life Tracker' Begins Production
'The Surrogate' Finds a Home at Fox Searchlight Pictures
'Celeste and Jesse Forever' Lands at Sony Pictures Classics
Emma Roberts and Craig Roberts Join 'I Am My Family Secret'
Liam Hemsworth Takes on 'Timeless'
Selena Gomez Options 'The Sky Is Everywhere'
Ben Stiller to Star in HBO Comedy 'All Talk'
January 23rd, 2012
Paul Feig Set to Direct 'Viagra Diaries' for HBO
Incognito Pictures Strikes a Deal with the Weinstein Company
'Superman: Man of Steel' Adds Jadin Gould as Young Lana Lang
'The Crow' Lawsuit Settles Out of Court
'To the Arctic 3D' Gets Narrator Meryl Streep
Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Reynolds Join 'Big Eyes'
January 21st, 2012