By brian | iW NOW September 9, 2010 at 8:27AM
North American rights to live-action family adventure film, "White Lion" has been picked up by Screen Media. The company's president Robert Baruc as well as David Fannon negotiated the pact with Scott Bedno and David Jackson at Showcase Entertainment. Directed by Michael Swan, the film features over 30 real-life lions trained by famed "lion whisperer" Kevin Richardson who is also a producer of the film. "Lion" was shot on location, at The Kingdom of the White Lion, an enterprise 50 miles outside of the city of Johannesburg, along the Crocodile River, established especially for this film.