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Michael Shannon

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  • AFM: Kevin Spacey, Michael Shannon to Star in 'Elvis and Nixon'

    Kevin Spacey will star as Elvis Presley and Michael Shannon will portray Richard Nixon in the long-in-development movie "Elvis and Nixon." The project, based on the 1970 meeting of the two figures at the White House, is being introduced at AFM to foreign...
  • AFM Eats: Brilliantshine, Steak 'n Shake Among New Beach Options

    Noteworthy new eateries are close to Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, while deals can be found at local spots for AFM badgeholders -- 20% off lunch at Chaya Venice for one. There are some good grab-'n-go options and after market hours, Santa Monica's on-...
  • AFM: Kinology Teams With Thomas Langmann for 'Wild Moment' (EXCLUSIVE)

    Paris-based Kinology is re-teaming with "Mesrine's" producer Thomas Langmann, director Jean-Francois Richet ("Blood Father") and star Vincent Cassel ("Black Swan") on "One Wild Moment." A remake of a Claude Berri 1977 pic, "Moment" stars Cassel and...
  • AFM: On Ent. Plays With Wild Bunch, Pathe on Playmobil Pic (EXCLUSIVE)

    Paris-based ON Entertainment, one of Europe's leading production companies, is partnering up with Wild Bunch and Pathe on an $80 million animated feature based on the iconic Playmobil toys' brand. On Entertainment, which is topped by Dimitri Rassam and...
  • AFM: WestEnd Steers Sales for 'Learning to Drive' (EXCLUSIVE)

    WestEnd has sold Isabel Coixet's "Learning to Drive," which stars Ben Kingsley and Patricia Clarkson, to buyers from several major territories. The romantic drama, which played at Toronto, has been sold to Germany (Koch Media), Australia (Madman),...
  • AFM: Walt Disney Latin America Snaps Up 'Torrente 5′

    The Walt Disney Co. Latin America has taken all Latin American rights to Santiago Segura's "Torrente, Mission: Eurovegas," the fifth installment of Segura's blockbuster sleazebag cop saga. Sony released the pic Oct. 3 in Spain to a first weekend gross...
  • AFM: Dean Devlin on 'Go With Me,' 'Leverage' and Passion

    Dean Devlin says it's all about passion, explaining why he's gotten back into the independent financing/foreign sales business through his 13-year-old Electric Entertainment banner. Electric came on board recently to co-finance with Enderby Entertainment...
  • AFM: Freestyle Sets 'Zombeavers' Release Date (EXCLUSIVE)

    The zombie beavers are heading to U.S. theaters and VOD on March 20. In an early deal at the American Film Market, Freestyle Releasing and Freestyle Digital Media have acquired theatrical and VOD rights to "Zombeavers," which debuted at the Berlin Film...
  • AFM: John Malkovich and Toni Collette Join Thriller 'Unlocked'

    John Malkovich and Toni Collette are joining Noomi Rapace, Michael Douglas and Orlando Bloom in the thriller "Unlocked." Sales-financing banner Bloom, which introduced the project at Toronto, is selling rights at AFM. Michael Apted is directing from a...
  • AFM: Guillermo Del Toro Joins Voice Cast of 'Extraordinary Tales' (EXCLUSIVE)

    Guillermo del Toro has joined the voice cast of Raul Garcia's "Extraordinary Tales," an arthouse animated omnibus feature based on Edgar Allan Poe's novel. Bac Films has acquired international sales rights and is starting sales at the AFM. Toon feature...
  • AFM: Sharon Stone Joins 'Darknet' Ensemble (EXCLUSIVE)

    Sharon Stone has signed on to lead an ensemble cast in the psychological thriller "Darknet," set to shoot in New Orleans in the spring. Cast includes Billy Zane, Gina Gershon and Caterina Murino. French filmmaker Jacques Malaterre ("Ao: The Last Hunter"...