Tag Archives: Overbrook Entertainment

Quvenzhané Wallis, the star of Beasts of the Southern Wild, in the title role of Annie

Overbrook Entertainment, Marcy Media, director Will Gluck and Sony Pictures Entertainment have cast Academy Award® nominee Quvenzhané Wallis, the star of Beasts of the Southern Wild, in the title role of Annie, it was announced today by Doug Belgrad, president of Columbia Pictures, and Hannah Minghella, president of Production for[...]

Will Smith wanted for an “I Am Legend” sequel?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Will Smith is a franchise in and of himself. Virtually every time the man touches a motion picture, the studio he’s in business with begins planning sequels. And rightfully so. Smith movies make bank. Why wouldn’t you want to stay in business with him? Not every[...]

Will Smith and co. pitching ‘Hitch’ the TV series

HollywoodNews.com: Will Smith and his Overbrook Entertainment production label are quite serious about turning his 2005 romantic comedy “Hitch” into a TV series. Smith attempted to adapt the film into a half hour comedy three years ago, however, it didn’t even get lensed as a CBS pilot. “Hitch” revolves around[...]

Will Smith developing new film for Sony

HollywoodNews.com: Will Smith and his production company Overbrook Entertainment are working on another film for Sony, who they partnered up with on the ‘Karate Kid’ remake. The film Smith is developing with James Lassiter and Kevin Stovitz would be based on the life of Dr. S. Allen Counter, reports Collider.[...]