Fox Buys ‘Rentaghost’ And Re-Teams Ben Stiller With ‘Night At The Museum’ Scribes Lennon And Garant

By | Wednesday October 12, 2011 @ 10:00am PDT
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: 20th Century Fox has acquired rights to the supernatural British comedy show Rentaghost, and has re-teamed Ben Stiller with his Night At The Museum writers Tom Lennon and Robert Ben Garant. The film will be produced by Gail Berman … Read More »

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Ben Stiller’s Red Hour Digital Pooling Talent For ‘Fake Trailers’ Parody

Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Ben Stiller’s Red Hour Digital has started work on The Fake Trailer Project, a digital project inspired by Stiller’s own fake trailers that were shown in short doses in the comedy Tropic Thunder. The new project, essentially a series … Read More »

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Tom Lennon And Robert Ben Garant Board ‘Wee McGinty’

By | Wednesday January 5, 2011 @ 3:57pm PST
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: When you’ve covered film projects as long as I have, you can only wish to come across project log lines you haven’t heard a million times before. My wish has been granted by the Summit Entertainment comedy The Wee Read More »

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Tom Lennon, Rob Riggle At Center of ‘The Boondoggle’ Spec Laffer

By | Friday December 3, 2010 @ 4:16pm PST
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Beyond the Jay Roach-directed political comedy pitch that has Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis attached, studios have a hot spec script to think about this weekend. CAA is out … Read More »

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