Randall Emmett and GeorgeFurla's Emmett/Furla Films has extended its ten picture non-exclusivefinancing and distribution agreement with Avi Lerner's Millenium Filmsfor an additional five pictures. Under the current agreement, the two have alsopacted to make Lizzie Borden's next film Rialto which will star Susan Sarandon and is set to startshooting in June.
Emmett/Furla and Milleniumstarted production on their fifth film together yesterday - Try 17, a teen drama starring Elijah Wood, Franka Potenteand Mandy Moore. Jeffrey Porter is directing.
Their fourth film together RunFor The Money recently had itsdomestic premiere on USA Network. It was directed by Peter Antonijevic andstarred Christian Slater, Val Kilmer and Daryl Hannah.
Outside the Millenium deal,Emmett/Furla has also been partnered in Narc which premiered in dramatic competition at theSundance Film Festival and Half Past Dead starring Steven Seagal which will be released domestically by ScreenGems and internationally by Franchise Pictures.