BEVERLY KILLS Network: ABC Writer/ Exec. Producer: Don Todd Exec. Producers: Jason Winer & Renate Radford Representation: Robb Rothman (Rothman-Brecher-Kim) Drama about a wife and mom who retires from her job – highly skilled hit-woman for the mob – and moves her family to Beverly Hills. When she discovers crime and corruption beneath the surface [...]
DR. KEN Network: NBC Writer/ Exec. Producer: Jared Stern Exec. Producers: John Davis & John Fox Representation: Greg Hodes (WME) & Helena Heyman (Industry Entertainment) Multi-camera comedy chronicles Ken Jeong’s life before going into comedy in which he received a M.D. degree at the University of North Carolina and completed an internal medicine residency at [...]
GHOST RECON Representation: Ann Blanchard (CAA) & Dawn Saltzman (Mosaic) Writer Hired to Pen: Matthew Federman & Stephen Scaia Credits: Y: THE LAST MAN, ZORRO Studio/Buyer: Warner Bros. Pictures Producers: Michael Bay Feature-adaptation of the popular video games revolves around a fictional unti of the U.S. Army Special Forces that operate as the president’s private [...]
WHITE GIRL PROBLEMS Representation: David Boxerbaum (Paradigm) & David Gardner & Peter Principato (Principato/Young) Writer: Erica Oyama Studio/Buyer: Lionsgate Producers: Elizabeth Banks & Max Handelman Feature-adaptation of Babe Walker’s comic pseduo-memoir which centers on a spoiled pampered girl who proves that even rich people deserve sympathy too.
UNTITLED GARELICK & LAVENDER PROJECT Representation: Ramses Ishak, Michael Sheresky & Tracey Jacobs (UTA) & Allen Fischer (Principato/Young)(Garelick) & Adam Levine (Verve)(Lavender) Writers: Jeremy Garelick & Jay Lavender Studio/Buyer: Screen Gems & Mirimax Producers: Adam Fields & Will Packer Comedy revolves around a charismatic guy who provides best man services for socially challenged guys who [...]
TRUE FRESHMAN Representation: David Boxerbaum (Paradigm) & David Gardner & Peter Principato (Principato/Young) Writers Hired to Pen: Ken Marino & Erica Oyama Credits: GO THE F TO SLEEP Studio/Buyer: 20th Century Fox Producers: Shawn Levy & Ted Field Comedy revolves around a group of underdogs who attempt to restore athletics to their long past position [...]
**UPDATE — FINALIST MICKEY FISHER (“EXTANT”) HAS BEEN SIGNED BY FEATURE & TV PARTNERS AT WME!! HE ALSO RECENTLY JUST SIGNED WITH BROOKLYN WEAVER AT ENERGY ENTERTAINMENT!** **UPDATE — OUR OVERALL WINNER “CLASSIFIED” WRITER SPENCER BALLOU HAS NOW SIGNED WITH CHRIS MILLS & MITCH SOLOMON AT MAGNET MANAGEMENT!** Our industry judges recently met at industry hotspot Craig’s [...]
Our industry judges recently met at industry hotspot Craig’s to discuss the 2013 original TV pilot contest finalists and choose an overall winner… We’re excited to report that two finalists have already been signed by great reps. Jump past the pics for all of the results. Congrats to all! And thank you again to all entrants [...]
GO THE F**K TO SLEEP Representation: David Boxerbaum & Rich Rogers (Paradigm) & David Gardner & Peter Principato (Principato/Young) Writers Hired to Adapt: Ken Marino & Erica Oyama Marino Credits: ROLE MODELS & WANDERLUST. Studio/Buyer: Fox 2000 Producer: Karen Rosenfelt Feature-adaptation of Adam Mansbach & Richard Cortes’ children’s book for adults which Mansbach wrote it [...]
**HEARING PRODUCERS ARE ALREADY TAKING TERRITORIES** **PROSPECT PARK ATTACHED TO PRODUCE & LOOKING TO PARTNER** WITHER Representation: Peter Principato (Principato-Young) & Josh Adler & Mike Goldberg (New Wave) Written by: Stephanie Koff Feature adaptation of Lauren DeStefano’s NYT best-selling YA book series, “The Chemical Garden Trilogy.” Set in a world where failed attempts at genetic [...]
Congrats to Sean Armstrong, writer of trackingb’s feature contest Overall Winner A COUNTRY OF STRANGERS who has optioned the script to Faliro House Productions (BEFORE MIDNIGHT, TAKE SHELTER). Verve and Principato-Young rep Armstrong.
UNTITLED FAXON & RASH PROJECT Representation: Brett Loncar (CAA) & Brian Dobbins (Principato/Young) Writers: Nat Faxon & Jim Rash Studio/Buyer: Fox Searchlight Pictures Drama revolves around a dysfunctional family. Plot details being kept under wraps.