Russell Peters, Faizon Love in Stoner Comedy ‘Ripped’ | Variety

Russell Peters, Faizon Love in Stoner Comedy ‘Ripped’ | Variety

Stand-up comedians Russell Peters and Faizon Love will star in the stoner buddy comedy “Ripped.” Peters is taking a break from his Almost Famous World Tour to shoot the film. Alex Meneses, who is featured in Eva Longoria’s upcoming NBC show “Hot and Bothered,” will...
Cannes Cassian Elwes Golden Gate Media | Variety

Cannes Cassian Elwes Golden Gate Media | Variety

In a pre-Cannes move, merchant bank Pelican Point Capital Partners and indie producer Cassian Elwes have formed Golden Gate Media to finance films with budgets in the $2 million to $15 million range. Golden Gate will prduce two to five films a year. Ike Suri and Elwes...