Trade Breaks: Fiorentino, Spellman, Girls

“Actress Linda Fiorentino has optioned rights to Jim Curtis’ screenplay about Russian poet Anna Akhmatova, most famous for the Stalinist-themed ‘Requiem’, and plans to produce the project…” (full details)

“Bobby Florsheim and Josh Stolberg (“Man-Witch”) are set to adapt Lisa Lutz’s comedy novel” The Spellman Files” for Paramount. The story revolves around a single P.I. who has to juggle the demands of running her family’s business, the needs of her extended family and her dating life…” (full details)

“Here! Films has picked up all North American rights to writer/director Ash Christian’s coming-of-age comedy “Fat Girls” for release this Fall. The story follows a gay teen (Christian) from a small Texas town on his adventures with an overweight female friend (Ashley Fink) and her Cuban love interest (Robin De Jesus)…” (full details)