Acting coach Larry Moss, whose clients include Leonardo DiCaprio and Hilary Swank, is the subject of a documentary titled "The Process." Mitzi Kapture Donahue and Mythic Films' Ralph Hemecker are producing. The doc will focus on Moss' notoriously intense yet by all accounts effective approach to teaching the craft of acting.
Liberty Media is taking steps to spin off Liberty Entertainment into a separate company. The tax-friendly plan includes distributing to the holders of Liberty Entertainment shares of a tracking stock to trade under the symbol LMDI. The remaining assets would be known collectively as Liberty Entertainment Inc., consisting of Fun Technologies, Liberty Sports, 52% of DirecTV, 50% of GSN and $2 billion in debt. LMDI will consist of Starz Entertainment, 37% of WildBlue Communications and cash.
'Bones' rattles Dubai
The Dubai International Film Festival's inaugural film market has its first deal, with Alchemy Films picking up the South African feature "Mr. Bones 2" for the Middle East. The film had the highest-grossing opening week to date for South Africa when it was released Nov. 27.