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“Despicable Me” will cross $500 million

hollywoodnews.com: “Despicable Me” will cross $500 million at the worldwide box office, Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment announced today. With a current domestic gross of more than $248 million, the inaugural 3D CGI feature from Universal and Illumination is second only to Toy Story 3 in domestic gross among[...]

Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts to star in “Larry Crowe”

Superstars Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts will re-unite on screen in a new movie titled “Larry Crowe.” The film is independently financed, but was just acquired by Universal Pictures to get the ball rolling. The film revolves around Hanks playing a man that is trying to re-invent his life. The[...]

Universal signs Liebling

In a press release sent by PR Newswire, Debbie Liebling has been named Universal Pictures’ new president of production taking over the sport from Donna Langley who was promoted to co-chairman. Liebling’s past credits include “Borat” and “Dodgeball” where she was executive VP and President of production at Fox Atomic.[...]