‘Big Fish’ To Meet Early End On Broadway

By | Sunday November 10, 2013 @ 7:03pm PST

The story’s coming to an end for Broadway‘s Big Fish, the stage version of Tim Burton’s 2003 film that opened just three months ago. The show’s final performance is slated for Sunday, December 29, 2013 … Read More »

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CW Developing 1880s Paris Drama With Dan Jinks, ‘Hourman’ Adaptation With Dan Lin

By | Tuesday November 5, 2013 @ 1:28pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

The CW and CBS TV Studios, which are exploring the French court circa 17th century with freshman drama Reign, are staying in the country with another period drama project, The Painted Girls. Based on the … Read More »

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Dan Jinks Re-Ups CBS Studios Overall Deal

By | Wednesday June 12, 2013 @ 4:33pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Film and TV producer Dan Jinks has signed a new two-year overall deal with CBS Television Studios. Under the previous pact, Jinks’ first solo TV deal, he developed and executive produced the studio’s CW drama series … Read More »

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Fox Acquires Sci-Fi Pitch Theory Of Everything

By | Wednesday December 19, 2012 @ 11:07am PST
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: 20th Century Fox is closing a deal for Theory Of Everything, a pitch for a sci-fi action thriller that follows a disgraced scientist as he seeks to rescue his wife from a parallel dimension — a woman … Read More »

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Dan Jinks Extends Deal At CBS TV Studios

By | Wednesday June 6, 2012 @ 10:53am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

CBS Television Studios has renewed its deal with producer Dan Jinks and his Dan Jinks Co. for a second year. The extension comes on the heels of a successful first year for Jinks as a solo TV producer at CBS Studios. He executive produced Jennie Snyder Urman’s CW medical drama pilot Emily Owens, MD starring Mamie Gummer, which was picked up to series for fall. “I couldn’t be happier working with David Stapf and his incredible team at CBS Television Studios,” Jinks said.

Jinks segued to the deal with CBS Studios last summer after being partnered with Bruce Cohen for 13 years, the last six based at Warner Bros. TV. Emily Owens, MD marks Jinks’ fourth consecutive pilot to go to series, following three he produced with Cohen, ABC’s Pushing Daisies and Traveler and Lifetime’s Side Order of Life. Read More »

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Mandate Options Leah Rachel’s Coming-Of-Age Tale ‘The Young, The Hot, And The Bothered’

By | Thursday December 15, 2011 @ 12:32pm PST
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Mandate Pictures has optioned The Young, The Hot, And The Bothered, a script by Leah Rachel that is described as a coming-of-age comedy about the delusion, desperation, and absolute euphoria of first loves. Dan Jinks will produce Read More »

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Broadway Reels In ‘Big Fish’ As ‘Dexter’s Michael C. Hall Is Signing For Musical

Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: I’m hearing that Dexter star Michael C. Hall is negotiating to play the lead in Big Fish on Broadway next year. Bruce Cohen and Dan Jinks, who produced the Tim Burton-directed film, are producing the musical stage adaptation. Susan … Read More »

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Dan Jinks Launches Solo TV Producing Career With Overall Deal At CBS Studios

By | Tuesday July 26, 2011 @ 3:36pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Film and TV producer Dan Jinks has signed an overall deal with CBS Television Studios. This marks the first TV pact for the Dan Jinks Co, which Jinks launched in February 2010 when he and longtime producing partner Bruce … Read More »

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