‘Entourage’s Jerry Ferrara Hops Fright Flight ‘7500’

Mike Fleming

Entourage‘s Jerry Ferrara has joined the cast of the Takashi Shimizu-directed CBS Films thriller 7500. He stars with Ryan Kwanten, Amy Smart, Leslie Bibb, Jamie Chung, Christian Serratos, and Scout Taylor-Compton. It is Ferrara’s second film since the end … Read More »

Comments (14)

CBS Films Sets Release Date For ’7500′

By | Friday November 4, 2011 @ 12:30pm PDT

CBS Films announced today that it will release its airplane thriller 7500 on August 31, 2012. The Grudge helmer Takashi Shimizu is set to direct the story of a group of passengers who encounter what appears to be a supernatural … Read More »

Comments (9)

CBS Films Sets Cast For ’7500′, Thriller By ‘Grudge’ Helmer Takashi Shimizu

By | Tuesday November 1, 2011 @ 10:00am PDT
Mike Fleming

CBS Films has set Leslie Bibb, True Blood’s Ryan Kwanten and Amy Smart to star in 7500, a thriller that will be directed by The Grudge helmer Takashi Shimizu. The focus is a group of passengers who encounter what appears … Read More »

Comments (14)

Well Go Acquires Takashi Shimizu Horror Pics ‘Tormented’ & ‘The Shock Labyrinth’

By | Monday August 29, 2011 @ 10:21am PDT

PLANO, TEXAS (August 29, 2011) — Well Go USA has preemptively acquired all North American distribution rights including theatrical, DVD, Digital, VOD and Television to the upcoming 3D horror thriller TORMENTED from Hong Kong/Netherlands-based Fortissimo Films. They have simultaneously also acquired all rights to the 2010 horror classic THE SHOCK LABYRINTH. Both films were directed by edgy auteur Takashi Shimizu, best known for the original 2002 Japanese hit The Grudge (Juon) and the 2003 sequel The Grudge 2 (Juon 2) as well as the US remakes of both films. The original film and the English language remakes grossed over $270 million worldwide.

Read More »

Comments (0)

CBS Films Boards ‘Flight 75′ With ‘The Grudge’ Helmer Takashi Shimizu

Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: CBS Films has acquired Flight 75, a pitch for a thriller that will be directed by The Grudge helmer Takashi Shimizu. Project was bought on a treatment by Shimizu and a writer will be set momentarily. It is described … Read More »

Comments (14)

UPDATE: Signings by ICM, WME, Gersh

UPDATED: ICM has signed actor clients including Emmy-winner Tony Shalhoub (Monk for 8 seasons) from CAA, Melissa George (In Treatment) from Paradigm, and Kieran Culkin (Scott Pilgrim vs the World) from WME. In addition, the agency signed away from UTA new motion picture lit clients Steven Rogers (Enchanted Inc, P.S. I Love Read More »

Comments (15)