Trade Breaks: Mad Max, Leven, Dog

“Kennedy Miller’s production office for the fourth “Mad Max” has just re-opened at Fox Studios, Australia and are currently talking with various FX production houses. It’s not known whether the film will be shot in Australia or in Nambia as originally planned. A new Mad Max has yet to be cast…” (full details)

“Celtic Rose Entertainment has optioned the rights to Obert Skye’s young-adult fantasy book series “Leven Thumps.” Leven Thumps is a 14-year-old boy who that learns his fate is to save the ailing world of Foo, a world that allows mankind to dream and imagine…” (full details)

“Random House Films and Focus Features have optioned the big screen rights for “Lay the Favorite, Take the Dog,” an upcoming gambling memoir by Beth Raymer. The novel traces the author’s journey from cocktail waitress into the world of professional sports gambling…” (full details)