Trade Breaks: Early, Postal, Monk

“British comic Ricky Gervais (“The Office,” “Extras”) will star in Warner Bros. Pictures comedy “Early Retirement.” Mark Perez’s comedy script follows a work-obsessed man who quits his demanding job to spend more time with his family, and the ensuing fallout that takes place…” (full details)

“The New York Post Co. is suing German filmmaker Uwe Boll for stealing the newspaper’s trademark Web site and logos, allegedly to “get back” at the Post for publishing an article critical of his movie “Postal”…” (full details)

“‘El Cantante’ director Leon Ichaso is pursuing Wesley Snipes to star in his upcoming biopic of jazz legend Thelonious Monk…” (full details)