Trade Breaks: Mao, Cohen, Costner

“Stephen North is planning a film called “Challenging Heaven,” a biographical film of Chinese dictator Mao Tse-Tung that will apparently be a “very positive portrayal” of the famed ‘chairman’…” (full details)

“Sacha Baron Cohen, has signed a book deal with Flying Dolphin Press to pen a travel guide book. The book will be written by Kazakh television reporter Borat Sagdiyev, and will tackle both the US and Kazakhstan…” (full details)

“Kevin Costner is currently shopping artound another western film to studios – “It’s just a good cowboy movie, about friendship and there’s a code. It’s written. But people aren’t dying to make them so I’ll just have to figure out how to make it” he says…” (full details)