Well the big news this week in the boardgaming community had to be the Asmodee acquisition of Catan (1995), The Settlers of Catan, from Mayfair Games. Read the details here. You can find out more about the TV & Film Rights from a deadline.com article last February here.
Also, on bloggingdude.com, the BD tells us all "How To Win Settlers of Catan" here.
Finally, on the Stuart Paul YouTube channel, you can watch a trailer for the 2014 film, The Lord of Catan, starring Amy Acker and Fran Kranz. Enjoy!