Illumination Entertainment is seeking an Executive Assistant to COO and Head of Business Affairs. They produce animated/CGI all-audience event features in partnership with Universal Pictures. Its first four features include DESPICABLE ME, DESPICABLE ME 2, HOP and DR. SEUSS’ THE LORAX. Location is in Santa Monica. This demanding position will support 2 busy executives in Corporate Development [...]
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**SIDNEY SHERMAN ATTACHED TO PRODUCE BUT LOOKING TO PARTNER** CONDEMNED Representation: Sidney Sherman (Roas Entertainment) Written by: Joel Thomas & B.P. Kelsey Plot details being kept under wraps. In the vein of THE HAUNTING.
**SEVEN BOOK SERIES OPTIONED BY WRITER/PRODUCER PAULA PEREZ** MIDSHIPMAN’S HOPE Representation: The Donald Maass Agency Author: David Feintuch In the year 2194, 23-year-old Nicholas Seafort is assigned to the Hibernia as a lowly midshipman. Destination: the thriving colony of Hope Nation. But when a rescue attempt goes devastatingly wrong, Seafort is thrust into a leadership [...]
**SOLD TO ATLAS INDEPENDENT** BLINK Representation: Chris Sablan (Original Artists) & Ryan Cunningham (Madhouse Entertainment) Written by: Hernany Perla Years after being left in full-body paralysis after an infamous unsolved bank robbery, a man is taken hostage for the secrets in his head. His only form of communicating with the outside world – and outsmarting [...]
**HEARING THIS WENT OUT TO A HANDFUL OF MAJOR DIRECTORS AND PRODUCERS OVER THE WEEKEND** DESIGNING ADAM A/K/A THE FUTURE HAS OTHER PLANS Representation: Mike Esola, Sarah Self & Cliff Roberts (WME) & Zach Cox & Noah Rosen (COC) Writers: Alex Mcaulay & Lisa M. Stasse Plot details being kept under wraps. Pitched as FAULT [...]
**HEARING THIS IS GOING OUT TO PRODUCERS TODAY** THE RANGER Representation: Kevin Cleary (Pooka Entertainment) Writer: Jon James Miller An emotionally scarred Afghanistan War veteran-turned-forest ranger stumbles across an illegal marijuana field in a national park, plus the compound of gangsters guarding it, and must use all his skill to evade and fight them in [...]
MOLLY’S GAME Representation: Ari Emmanuel (WME) Writer: Aaron Sorkin Financier/Production: The Mark Gordon Co. Producers: Mark Gordon Memoir centers on Molly Bloom, a world class skier and law student who, through a bizarre set of circumstances as well as untapped entrepreneurial skills, ended up making millions by running the most exclusive high-stakes poker game in [...]
**HEARING THIS IS OUT WIDE AMONGST PRODUCERS… TERRITORIES HAVE STARTED BEING ASSIGNED** TRUTHWITCH Representation: Pouya Shahbazian (New Leaf Literary & Media) Author: Susuan Dennard As the Twenty Year Truce of a centuries long war is about to end, the balance of power – and magic – on a continent ruled by three empires falls on [...]
Hearing DOD Rachel Rusch is exiting Fabrik Entertainment and is starting at FBC as a VP of Event Series in the new year.
Hearing SVP Tracy Nyberg is exiting Temple Hill.
**SOLD TO PARAMOUNT PICTURES & RED WAGON FOR MID SIX FIGURES!** (NOV. 12TH, 2014) **BIG PRODUCERS INTO NEARLY EVERY TERRITORY… DIRECTORS AND ACTRESSES ARE CIRCLING TO ATTACH AS WELL** (NOV. 11TH, 2014) **HEARING THIS IS GOING OUT TO PRODUCERS THIS AFTERNOON AND WILL BE VERY COMPETITIVE** (NOV. 10TH, 2014) MATRIARCH Representation: David Boxerbaum & Adrian Garcia [...]
Hearing Sarah Babineau is exiting scripted TV at Amazon to take over for Comedy Central.