Citations with the tag: APPIAN Way Productions (Company)
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- DiCaprio shingle slates plenty of pix.
Bing, Jonathan // Daily Variety; 5/15/2003, Vol. 279 Issue 28, p10
Reports on several film projects of Appian Way, actor Leonardo DiCaprio's production firm. 'The Aviator'; 'The Assassination of Richard Nixon'; 'Cat's Cradle.'
- DiCaprio will enter 'Eden'
Harris, Dana // Daily Variety; 11/11/2002, Vol. 277 Issue 26, p6
Reports that actor Leonardo DiCaprio's production firm Appian Way has optioned a script from writer Adam Davis entitled, 'The Gardener of Eden.'
- 'Never Ending' tale eyes new beginning.
Zeitchik, Siteven // Hollywood Reporter; 2/26/2009, Vol. 408 Issue 37, p3
The article reports the discussions between Warner Bros., Kennedy/Marshall Co. and Appian Way Productions to remake a 1980s children's fantasy classic, "The NeverEnding Story." Warner reportedly received the right to the 25 year old franchise, born out of a German novel by Michael Ende. The...
- Nathanson enters Appian's big top.
Fernandez, Jay A. // Hollywood Reporter; 4/1/2009, Vol. 409 Issue 11, p3
The article reports that Appian Way has picked up Brian Nathanson's screenplay "The Many Deaths of Barnaby James." Nathanson's original screenplay, about a teenager in a circus for the dead who is trying to bring his true love back to life, landed on the unofficial 2008 Black List of most-liked...
- Yorns ink first-look deal at Fox.
Kit, Borys // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition; 1/16/2009, Vol. 408 Issue 10, p6
The article reports that the production arm of Rick and Julie Yorn's new production-management company has signed a two-year first-look deal with Fox Broadcasting Co. The unnamed company, which will not be based on the lot, will produce features across multiple genres. Although no projects have...
- Red Granite wolfs down rights.
McNary, Dave // Daily Variety; 5/12/2011, Vol. 311 Issue 28, p5
The article reports on rights acquired by the Red Granite Pictures on the Jordan Belfort's "The Wolf of Wall Street," to be produced with Leonardo DiCaprio's Appian Way Productions and Alexandra Milchan's Emjag Productions Inc., wherein Red Granite has formed an international sales division...
- APPIAN GOES INTO 'WOODS'
McClintock, Pamela; Brodesser, Claude // Daily Variety; 8/12/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 29, p4
Reports that Appian Way Productions, actor Leonardo DiCaprio's production company, has signed a deal with scriptwriter Sheldon Turner for the production of the motion picture "In Dark Woods" in Los Angeles, California.
- Leo has his Way with IEG prod'n pact.
Dunkley, Cathy // Variety; 8/6/2001, Vol. 383 Issue 11, p4
Reports on the production deal signed by actor Leonardo DiCaprio with Initial Entertainment Group. Terms under the deal; Heads of Appian Way, the production shingle formed by DiCaprio.
- WB, LEO JUMP ON 'NINJA'
Fleming, Michael // Daily Variety; 10/27/2008, Vol. 301 Issue 16, p1
The article discusses the acquisition by Warner Bros. of the rights to the Japanese action thriller anime "Ninja Scroll," which they plan to release as a live action feature film. Alex Tse will write the script for the movie. The film will be produced by Jennifer Davisson Killoran and Mike...
- WB PLUGS INTO ENRON PIC.
McCLINTOCK, PAMELA; FLEMING, MICHAEL // Daily Variety; 2/13/2007, Vol. 294 Issue 33, p1
The article reports on a deal between Warner Bros and Leonardo DiCaprio to make a film on the collapse of Enron. DiCaprio will be starring and producing the film through his company, Appian Way. The film is based on the book "Conspiracy of Fools," written by New York Times reporter, Kurt...
- Leonardo eyes green TV.
SCHNEIDER, MICHAEL // Daily Variety; 10/17/2006, Vol. 293 Issue 12, p1
The article reports that Leonardo DiCaprio will co-produce a TV program on environment. DiCaprio's Appian Way Shingle signed agreement with Madison Road Entertainment and Pilgrim Films to create "E-topia." The producers plan to take a destroyed American town and bring it back to former glory....
- 'Riding Hood' goes Gothic.
McNary, Dave // Daily Variety; 8/5/2009, Vol. 304 Issue 23, p11
The article reports on the move of Leonardo DiCaprio's Appian Way Productions banner to formulate a Gothic reimagining of "Little Red Riding Hood" with screenwriter David Leslie Johnson in the U.S. It states that the said project has been formulated by Appian Way but is not positioned as a...
- Leo bears up to tell Col's grizzly tale.
Harris, Dana // Daily Variety; 6/15/2004, Vol. 283 Issue 50, p1
Reports on the production of the biographic film "The Man Who Loved Grizzlies" to be produced by Appian Way and Columbia Pictures Entertainment Inc. in Los Angeles, California. Selection of Leonardo diCaprio to take the role of Tim Treadwell; Overview of the life of Treadwell; Scriptwriter for...
- 'Gardener' cultivates tyro helmer.
Dunkley, Cathy // Daily Variety; 3/15/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 56, p7
Reports that Kevin Connolly will make his feature directorial debut with "The Gardener of Eden" for Leonardo DiCaprio's Appian Way. Movie's plot; Appian's optioning of the project from writer Adam Davis; DiCaprio's production of the film with Initial Entertainment Group's Graham King; Financing...
- Orloff will pen biopic on Fleming.
Zeitchik, Steven // Hollywood Reporter; 1/29/2009, Vol. 408 Issue 18, p4
The article reports that writer John Orloff has been brought on to write the screenplay for "Fleming," a biopic about Ian Fleming, the creator of James Bond. Leonardo DiCaprio shingle Appian Way and Warner Bros. are developing the story, which will look at critical moments in the life of the...
- Big screen is signpost up ahead.
Zeitchik, Steven // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition; 7/25/2008, Vol. 405 Issue 42, p3
The article reports that Warner Bros., and production company Appian Way Productions are seeking material for a feature take on episodes from the television series "The Twilight Zone." The company are putting out word to creators that they are looking for pitches and script ideas based on the...
- Sponsors Arrive on Planet Green.
Crupi, Anthony; Moses, Lucia // Adweek; 5/26/2008, Vol. 49 Issue 18, p7
The article reports that the cable television company Discovery Communications has signed General Motors Corp. as one of the main advertisers on Planet Green, a cable network devoted to environmental programming which begins broadcasting on June 4, 2008. General Motors will be the sole sponsor...
- DiCaprio, Scott high on 'Low Dwellers'.
Zeitchik, Steven; Kit, Borys // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition; 3/21/2008, Vol. 404 Issue 3, p1
The article reports that actor Leonardo DiCaprio and producer Ridley Scott are teaming to work in a motion picture titled "The Low Dwellers." The film will be produced by Scott's production company Scott Free Productions and DiCaprio's company Appian Way. The company Relativity Media bought the...
- 'Cradle' to rock with DiCaprio.
Drodesser, Claude // Daily Variety; 7/6/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 2, p1
The article reports that motion picture actor Leonardo DiCaprio's Appian Way production shingle will develop and produce a feature film adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut's classic dystopian novel "Cat's Cradle," in partnership with manager-producer Hillart Elkins' Elkins Entertainment. Vonnegut's...
- Leading With His Gut.
RILEY, JENELLE // Variety; 2/11/2014, Vol. 323 Issue 1, p32
The article presents a profile of motion picture actor Leonardo DiCaprio. DiCaprio states that when he began acting as a child actor and teenager he did not think it would be his career. DiCaprio's frequent casting by motion picture director Martin Scorsese is examined, and it is noted both men...
- OPERATING ROOM FOR LEO.
Fleming, Michael // Daily Variety; 1/8/2009, Vol. 302 Issue 5, p1
The article reports on the acquisition of screen rights by New Regency to the novel "Beat the Reaper," written by Josh Bazell, which is considered as a star vehicle for Leonardo DiCarpio. It will be a co-production between Appian Way and New Regency. Furthermore, the purchase follows an...
- LEO CATCHES 'WAVES'
Harris, Dana // Daily Variety; 5/13/2004, Vol. 283 Issue 28, p3
Reports on the decision of the production company Appian Way to option feature rights to the biography of surfer Miki Dora "All for a Few Perfect Waves" in Los Angeles, California. Plan of actor Leonardo DiCaprio to play the lead role; Adaption of the oral biography by screenwriter D. V....