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Damon Wayans, Pam Grier Join ‘Cinnamon’ Thriller for Village Roadshow

Damon Wayans and Pam Grier have boarded the Tubi movie Cinnamon from Village Roadshow Pictures. The thriller centers on a struggling small-town gas station attendant and aspiring singer, Jodi Jackson, played by Tony nominee Hailey Kilgore, whose life is sent into a tailspin when there’s a robbery at her work. Grier will play Mama, the […]

Village Roadshow Loses Key Early Round in Legal Fight With Warner Bros.

Village Roadshow rolled the dice when it took its case against Warner Bros. over the allegedly botched release of The Matrix Resurrections out of arbitration to file a lawsuit. That gambit went up in flames Tuesday when its bid to pursue its breach of contract case was rejected. Just a day after Village Roadshow moved […]

Village Roadshow Widens Legal Fight With Warner Bros. Over Film Sequels, Remakes

Village Roadshow upped its legal salvo against Warner Bros. on Monday, claiming in court documents that the major studio is shutting it out from being a co-owner and financial partner on dozens of projects that are being developed based on movies they share the rights to in order to boost the value of its parent […]

Village Roadshow Pictures CEO Bruce Berman Steps Down

Bruce Berman, chairman and CEO of Village Roadshow Pictures, is stepping down after 24 years with the company. Village Roadshow said the “planned exit” comes as Berman looks for new opportunities in the film industry. “I am incredibly grateful to have been involved in the inception of VRP and the impact our films and franchises […]

Village Roadshow Entertainment Names Tristen Tuckfield as Executive VP Film

The former 30West exec will co-run Village Roadshow Pictures with Jillian Apfelbaum.

Australia’s Village Roadshow Subject of $523 Million Takeover Bid

Australian film and entertainment conglomerate Village Roadshow Ltd (VRL) has revealed that it has received a $523 million (A$761.2 million) takeover offer from Australia-based private equity firm Pacific Equity Partners.

Byron Allen’s Movie Studio Taps Former CBS Films Exec as CFO

Byron Allen's Entertainment Studios has named Reid Sullivan as CFO of its motion picture division.

Hemingway’s ‘A Moveable Feast’ in the Works as TV Series

Ernest Hemingway's 'A Moveable Feast' is set to become a TV series as Village Roadshow and the author's granddaughter, Mariel Hemingway, are developing the memoir.

Village Roadshow Options David Grossman Novel for Movie

Village Roadshow Pictures has optioned Israeli writer David Grossman’s 2017 Man Booker-winning novel 'A Horse Walks Into a Bar' for a feature film adaptation.

‘Nash Bridges’ Revival With Don Johnson in the Works at USA Network (Exclusive)

Eighteen years after 'Nash Bridges' signed off following a six-season run on CBS, NBCUniversal-owned cabler USA Network and IP owner Village Roadshow are teaming with Don Johnson for a revival.

Village Roadshow Taps Former CBS Exec to Lead TV Push

Village Roadshow Entertainment Group has made another key hire as it builds out its TV business, naming former CBS executive Alix Jaffe executive vp television.

Village Roadshow Teams With Loyola Marymount for Student Filmmaking Grants (Exclusive)

Village Roadshow and Loyola Marymount University are partnering to give $10,000 production grants to five LMU filmmaking students and recent alumni.