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Sentient Pictures Int’l Launches With Boyd Holbrook, Delroy Lindo Drama and Pierre Morel Sci-Fi Thriller

A death row drama starring Boyd Holbrook and Delroy Lindo and a sci-fi thriller from Taken director Pierre Morel are the first two films on of the opening slate for Sentient Pictures International, a new foreign sales, finance and production outfit launched by Sentient Entertainment founder and CEO Renee Tab (Feud: Bette and Joan) and […]

Alison Brie Joins John Cena in Action-Comedy ‘Freelance’ (Exclusive)

Alison Brie is set to star opposite John Cena in Freelance, an action-comedy directed by Taken helmer Pierre Morel. AGC Studios, run by Stuart Ford, is behind the project, which has Steve Richards of Endurance Media, Sentient’s Renee Tab and Christopher Tuffin producing. The script by Jacob Lentz centers on an ex-special forces operator who, […]

Berlin: Nick Jonas Exits ‘The Blacksmith’ (Exclusive)

Nick Jonas will not star alongside Laurence Fishburne in 'The Blacksmith,' a high-concept action thriller based on a cult graphic novel, from 'Taken' director Pierre Morel. Jonas was cast in the lead role but scheduling conflicts have led the actor/singer to exit the project.

Nick Jonas, Laurence Fishburne Join Action Thriller ‘The Blacksmith’

Nick Jonas and Laurence Fishburne have joined 'The Blacksmith,' an action thriller based on the graphic novel by Malik Evans and Richard Sparkman, which 'Taken' director Pierre Morel will bring to the screen.

‘Taken’ Director Pierre Morel Boards ‘The Blacksmith’

'Taken' director Pierre Morel has signed on to direct action film 'The Blacksmith,' based on the graphic novel by Malik Evans and Richard Sparkman about a high-tech weapons expert on the run. 'Source Code' writer Ben Ripley will adapt the book for the screen.

‘Overdrive’: Film Review

Scott Eastwood and Freddie Thorp play high-stakes car thieves who get mixed up with mobsters in the revved-up heist thriller 'Overdrive.'

Cannes: Lionsgate Takes Female Action Movie ‘Peppermint’

Pierre Morel is attached to direct the script by Chad St. John.

‘Taken’ Director Tackling Female Action Movie for Lakeshore

Pierre Morel is attached to direct the script by Chad St. John.

MIPTV: Tandem Teams With BBC, ’24’ Producer on ‘Lionhearts’

'Taken' director Pierre Morel is attached to direct the first two episodes of the epic miniseries, set during the Crusades.

L.A. Premiere of Sean Penn’s ‘Gunman’ Packed With Action

The film's director opens up about his leading man's work ethic and the most challenging scenes.

‘The Gunman’: Film Review

In his first starring role in a few years, Sean Penn plays a reformed mercenary trying to redeem himself in the latest from 'Taken' director Pierre Morel

Idris Elba in Talks to Join Sean Penn, Javier Bardem in ‘Gunman’ (Exclusive)

Pierre Morel is directing the action thriller, which is being produced by Silver Pictures.