‘Turn Of The Screw’ Supernatural Thriller Series In Works At Freeform From Sony Pictures TV

EXCLUSIVE: Freeform has put into development Turn of the Screw, a fresh modern spin on Henry James’ supernatural thriller, from Alexandra McNally (Under the Dome), Josh Berman (Drop Dead Diva, CSI) and Sony Pictures Television, where McNalley and Berma…

Sony Gets Inventive, Seeks Patents For ‘Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse’ Animation Tech

EXCLUSIVE: Film critics have hailed the animation in Sony’s Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse as unique, innovative and undeniably inventive. Now the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office will judge whether they agree with those reviews.
Sony has ap…

Sony Head of Feature Casting Tamara Hunter Heads to Apple

Tamara Hunter is leaving her post as vice president of casting at Sony Pictures and will move to Apple to become its head of casting of worldwide video, Apple announced Wednesday.
Hunter was named the VP of casting at Sony in March 2016 after she left …

NBC Names Sony Veteran Philip Martzolf President Of Affiliate Relations

NBC has named Sony veteran Philip Martzolf president of NBC Affiliate Relations.
He will assume the role from Jean Dietze, who has held the position since 2015 and is wrapping up a 46-year career at NBCUniversal. The transition is slated for early 2019…

Look Out, Here Comes ‘The Spider-Verse’: Sony Animation Title Eyes $30M-$35M Opening – Box Office Preview

Opening box office metrics point to Sony Animation’s Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse —a fresh take on the Marvel superhero where anyone can wear the mask told in a novel cartoon style– in the neighborhood of $30M-$35M, which would b…

Sony & Film4 Wrap Steve Coogan Pic ‘Greed’; Sophie Cookson, Asa Butterfield, Stephen Fry Join Cast; First Look Images

Sony Pictures International Productions and Film4 have wrapped production on Michael Winterbottom (The Killer Inside Me) comedy Greed, starring Steve Coogan, Isla Fisher and David Mitchell.
Also starring are Sophie Cookson, Shirley Henderson, Asa Butte…

Sony’s ‘Venom’ Gets Extended China Release; Par’s ‘Bumblebee’ Sets Date

After nearly four weeks of sinking its fangs into the Chinese box office, Sony’s Venom has been granted an extended run. Through Monday, the Tom Hardy-starrer has grossed $263.6M locally, taking the past frame at No. 2 behind China breakout A Cool Fish…