Deal Report: March 29, 2013
Comedy Central has ordered 10 episodes of the scripted comedy Broad City, based on the cult Web series of the same name about two twentysomething pals in NYC. The show will be exec-produced by Amy Poehler.
Theo James, star of CBS’ Golden Boy, has been cast in the hotly anticipated movie adaptation of Divergent, the best-selling YA novel. He’ll play instructor Four opposite Shailene Woodley’s heroine Beatrice.
Open Road Films announced on March 15 that it’s pushing Jobs, the Steve Jobs biopic starring Ashton Kutcher, from its planned April 19 release. No new date has been announced.