Trade Breaks: Kinky, Windfall, Alice

“The 2006 British comedy “Kinky Boots” has been acquired for the stage by veteran Broadway producers Daryl Roth (“August: Osage County”) and Hal Luftig (“Movin’ Out”). The film starred Chiwetel Ejiofor as a drag queen who helps the chief of a struggling Midlands shoe company save his business by designing a line of fetish shoes…” (full details)

“PiVotal Pictures is planning to produce several films based on the works of author Penny Vincenzi starting with her seventh novel “Windfall”. Sharman MacDonald (“The Edge of Love”) has been commissioned to pen the script – a 1920s period drama that tells the story of a doctor who inherits a fortune and is able to do exactly what she wants after seven years in medicine. Her new found freedom puts pressure on her marriage and her professional life…” (full details)

“TV actress Ryan Nicole Parker has been mentioned as a potential candidate to play Alice in Tim Burton’s part live-action, part performance capture animation take on “Alice in Wonderland”…” (full details)