2012 Contest Results

Our industry judges met last night to discuss the 2012 original TV pilot contest finalists and choose an overall winner… Jump past the pic for all of the results. Congrats to all! And thank you again to all entrants!

BACK – Left to Right – Chris Mills, Melissa Loy, AB Fischer, Dustin Davis, Justin Killion, Christine Pham, Adam Marshall, Peter Dealbert

FRONT – Left to Right – Melissa Darman, Megan Spanjian, Ashley Frew, Ryan Cunningham

FINALISTS:

EARTH TO DAVE by Isaac Cravit. Created by Isaac Cravit & Tommy Lioutas. When an advanced alien race tries to abduct Princeton’s most esteemed professor to teach their people about earth, they unknowingly bring back Dave, the university’s luckless, weed-dependent janitor in his place. A half-four, single-camera, fish-out-of-water comedy. Contact: tommy (at) mutualstreetproductions.com

DR. JONES by Jenna Milly. An ER doctor trades unauthorized medical assistance to Atlanta’s most notorious gangs in order to gain information on the disappearance of his younger brother. Contact: Chris Fenton (H2F)

LEADER OF MEN by Jake Thomas. After a mutant virus ravishes the world’s population, a 15-year-old girl vows to protect her little brother, who she believes holds the cure to the disease. (JUST SIGNED BY: CHRIS MILLS & MICHAEL DIAMOND AT MAGNET MANAGEMENT)

DEEP COVER by Anthony Jaswinski. The Departed as TV show. Based on the real-life OCCB undercover division of NYPD. “13th floor.” NAT (NATALIA), Russian-American Albany cop returns to old-neighborhood Brooklyn as undercover op to expose Russian mob and its intricate web of vast players, including Chinese Tongs and Latin Kings. Contact: COC or Paradigm, or Kopelson Entertainment who will produce.

COLDWATER by Craig Berger. “The Wire” set in a World War II concentration camp, as David Rosen must navigate the complex political hierarchies among both the Nazis and the prisoners to survive and rescue his family. Contact: thecraigberger (at) gmail.com

AND THE OVERALL WINNER IS…………… DEEP COVER

1ST RUNNER-UP……………………… LEADER OF MEN

2ND RUNNER-UP……………………… DR. JONES