Molly Smith’s (P.S. I Love You) new production outfit will develop and produce theatrical motion pictures and television properties in association with Warner Bros.based Alcon Entertainment in a “four-year discretionary first-look deal.” Belle Pictures’ first project is an adaptation of The Bootlegger’s Boy, based on football coach Barry Switzer’s memoir, which looks at his life and years coaching at Oklahoma University and the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys. Smith remains partners with Hilary Swank in their production company 2S Films.
LOS ANGELES, CA, MARCH 8, 2012 – Producer Molly Smith (“P.S. I Love You,” “The Blind Side”) has formed Belle Pictures, a production banner to develop and produce theatrical motion pictures and television properties in association with Warner Bros.-based Alcon Entertainment in a new four-year discretionary first-look deal, it was announced by Smith and Alcon Co-Founders and Co-CEOs Andrew Kosove and Broderick Johnson.
Allison Rayne has been tapped VP of Development at Belle Pictures, Jon Schumacher will serve as Development Executive and Emma Branch as Production Executive.
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