Relativity Media Acquiring Rogue Pictures?
The Hollywood Reporter says that Relativity Media is in negotiations with Universal to acquire Rogue Pictures, the studio’s genre label. The article states that "The proposed deal would see Ryan Kavanaugh’s Relativity purchase more than 25 library titles, four upcoming films and more than 30 projects in development at Rogue, which was launched in 2004 as a division of Universal’s Focus Features."
This would include FIGHTING (with Channing Tatum and Terrence Howard), Platinum Dunes THE UNBORN (from David Goyer & starring Gary Oldman), Wes Craven’s 25/8 and LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT remake. Let’s not forget everything on Rogue’s development slate including THE STRANGERS 2, a remake of 80’s teen comedy THREE O’CLOCK HIGH (No!), CASTLEVANIA and HACK/SLASH (based on the comic book). Read all the specifics on the proposed deal HERE!