SPC Gets "Excited", Tribeca Gets "Struck"

By Garth Franklin Tuesday June 19th 2012 10:46PM

Sony Pictures Classics has acquired all North American rights to Pedro Almodovar's new ensemble comedy "I'm So Excited" reports Variety.

Penelope Cruz, Antonio Banderas and Paz Vega appear alongside a sizeable cast in the film and shooting kicks off in July for release next summer.

Tribeca Film has acquired U.S. rights to Chris Colfer-led high school comedy "Struck by Lightning" says Risky Biz.

Tribeca is planning a late 2012 theatrical release day and date with a bow on on-demand platforms.