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      • Hot Dudes Reading Comedy Rom-Com Available Written by Jonah Feingold
        After jokingly posting photos of men reading from around New York City, Gabby Brown and her friends gain viral attention and, for the greater good, Gabby decides to use her powers to create a visual missed connections tool – becoming the anonymous Cupid the city needs.
        Market July 14, 2017
        Agent  (WME)
        Manager Missy Malkin (Brillstein Entertainment Partners)
      • The Vegas Dave Story Drama No Manager Available Written by P.G. Cuschieri
        Based on the incredible true story of Vegas Dave, aka Dave Oancea, one of the most successful sports bettors of all time.
        Market July 12, 2017
        Producer Elliott Michael Smith, William Clevinger
        Agent Jon Levin (ROAR)
      • The Armstrongs Action Set Up 2011 Thriller Written by Jason Markarian & John Mirabella
        A divorced couple are forced to reassemble their old team when their past catches up with them and their son is kidnapped
        Market July 11, 2017    Sold July 11, 2017
        Executive Bill Block
        Agent  (Paradigm)
        Manager  (Zero Gravity Management)
        Studio Miramax
      • Untitled Hill Horror Project Horror Set Up Written by Bryan Edward Hill
        Kept under wraps, but is pitched as Se7ev with a female protagonist.
        Market July 10, 2017
        Producer Adrian Askarieh, Ara Keshishian, Giulio Marantonio, Nicolas Chartier
        Agent Harley Copen (ICM)
        Manager Markus Goerg, Mikhail Nayfeld (Heroes & Villains)
        Sales Agent Voltage Pictures
        Production Prime Universe Films
      • The Assessor Drama Sci-Fi Set Up Written by Nell Garfath-Cox & Dave Garfath-Cox
        In an over populated Britain in 2027, a perfect couple elect to complete a grueling and humiliating assessment where a stranger scrutinizes their suitability for parenthood.
        Market July 5, 2017
      • Courage Drama Sci-Fi Set Up Written by Karl Gajdusek
        Kept under wraps, said to be in the vein of Inception and Edge of Tomorrow.
        Market June 27, 2017    Sold June 27, 2017
        Agent Adam Levine (Verve)
        Manager Jill McElroy (Management 360)
        Studio Fox
      • Above Kings Drama Thriller Available Written by David Henry Gerson
        Set in 1988, amid the aftermath of the Pan Am Flight 103, which was traveling from Frankfurt to Detroit when it was destroyed by a bomb mid flight.
        Market June 27, 2017
        Producer Donald De Liine
        Agent Olivia Catt (Paradigm)
        Manager Gary Ungar, Reed Baumgarten (Exile Entertainment)

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      • Free Guy Action Black List Comedy Set Up 2016 Written by Matt Lieberman
        4 hours ago
        In the vein of "The Truman Show," where a bank teller stuck in his routine discovers he’s a background character in a realistic, open-world action-adventure video game and he is the only one capable of saving the world.
        Market November 15, 2016    Sold November 15, 2016
        Producer Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schecter, Adam Kolbrenner
        Executive Robyn Meisinger, Mikey Ireland
        Agent Simon Faber, Philip Raskind, Roger Green (WME)
        Manager Adam Kolbrenner (Madhouse)
        Production Berlanti Productions, Madhouse
        Studio Fox
      • Turned On Black List Comedy Set Up 2016 Written by Charlie Kesslering
        16 hours ago
        The script follows a brilliant and awkward engineer who builds an android to help out with life’s difficult situations. However, when the android begins to self-actualize, things end up spiraling out of control.
        Market November 10, 2016    Sold November 10, 2016
        Producer Paul Feig, Jessie Henderson
        Agent Barry Kotler, Joe Mann (CAA)
        Manager Josh Rudnick (Mosaic)
        Studio Fox
      • The King Of La Action Black List Set Up 2016 75.7 Written by Chris Bremner
        2 days ago
        Set in the 1970s, tells the true story of Darnell Garcia, a man who went from star DEA agent to drug trafficker in the worst corruption scandal in DEA history, moving 100s of millions in product and then being forced to flee for his life. Catch Me if You Can meets Scarface.
        Market July 26, 2016    Sold August 17, 2016
        Producer Ridley Scott
        Agent Ben Jacobson, Carolyn Sivitz, Emerson Davis (UTA)
        Manager Josh Goldenberg, Lindsay Framson (Kaplan/Perrone)
        Financier Scott Free
        12-2-2016 -- Julius Avery (Son of a Gun) attached to direct.
      • The Woman With Red Hair Black List Drama Set Up 2016 76.4 Written by Michael Schatz
        3 days ago
        This is the extraordinary true story of Johanna “Hannie” Schaft, a young woman who droppedout of college to join the Dutch Resistance during WWII, eventually becoming one of their most 10 talented assassins and one of the Nazis’ most wanted enemies.
        Market May 24, 2016    Sold December 4, 2016
        Producer Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter
        Agent Adrian Garcia (Paradigm)
        Manager Jeff Portnoy (Bellevue)
        Production Berlanti Productions
      • Space Oddity Black List Drama Sci-Fi Set Up 2016 77.8 Written by Rebecca Banner
        4 days ago
        A young man obsessed with taking a one-way trip to Mars after his brother passes away uses the voyage as an excuse to disconnect from the world around him, at least until he develops an unexpected relationship with the life insurance agent underwriting his trip.
        Market March 3, 2016    Sold March 23, 2016
        Director Sam Boyd
        Producer Matt Smith, Richard Arlook
        Agent Andrew Murphy, Niki Montazaran (ICM)
        Manager Ashley Berns, Daniela Garcia-Brcek (Circle of Confusion)
        Production Circle of Confusion, Arlook Group

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      • The Melrose Jazz Club Drama No Agent Scouted Available 77.7 Written by Bob Bland
        Facing a devastating diagnosis of MS, a brilliant, ambitious jazz pianist must look for a supplemental player for his band if he stands any chance of beating his ex-best friend and arch rival at an upcoming jazz competition.  He unexpectedly meets a similarly talented, shyly pugnacious young waitress with a history of domestic abuse and takes her under his wing, teaching her jazz all while falling in love with her.
        Manager The Robb Company (Sherry Robb)
      • Heathens Drama No Agent Scouted Thriller Available 75.4 Written by Mike Doyle
        Based on a True Story. Circa 1970s, a dysfunctional narco cop, suspended for unruly behavior, is tapped to go undercover to infiltrate a motorcycle gang that's suspected of stealing weapons from a military depot, but once inside he discovers the much darker truth of this organization, which ultimately puts his own family in jeopardy.
        Manager Kailey Marsh (Kailey Marsh Media)
      • Rise Of The Unusuals Action Scouted Available Unrepped 76.9 Written by James Connor
        After seeing his best friend killed by a shapeshifting superhuman, a wounded former Navy Seal is lead to a mysterious yoga ashram who has ties to this deadly assassin, and uses their training to overcome his physical disabilities and gains superpowers himself.
      • Kashmiriyat (aka The Infidel) Drama Scouted Available Unrepped 80.8 Written by Ashish Mehta
        After losing her husband and son to Islamist extremism in late 1980s Kashmir, a tough Kashmiri Muslim nurse decides to harbor and protect two wounded Indian army deserters on the run from their superiors and militants, placing her life in extreme jeopardy.
      • The Thinker Arises Action Drama Scouted Available Unrepped 75.1 Written by Jonathan Edward Young
        Paris, 1887. A street tough battles his way to fame and inspires the world’s most famous sculpture, but must choose between his glamorous new life or saving the poor he left behind from extermination.
      • State Of Love And Dodge Scouted Available Unrepped 75 Written by Louis Palma
        A consummate freeloader has to see his favorite band headline a sold-out concert in Seattle, but his ride is suicidal and the tickets are in the hands of the last thing he needs.
      • Requited Drama Scouted Available Unrepped 75.4 Written by Bill Johnston
        A former lawman turned lawyer uses his knowledge and courtroom experience to defend the last of his family against a ruthless land baron. When his violent past comes to light, he is forced to choose what he has become and what he once was in order to make thing right.
      • Bonds Of Betrayal - 2016 Scouted Thriller Available Unrepped 78.9 Written by Dimitra Demetriades
        A grieving detective is tasked with solving the murder of a woman's ex husband, with their daughter as the prime suspect. As he goes deeper into the mystery, he discovers a connection between the case, and an accident that took the life of his former lover months ago.
      • Hunted No Agent Scouted Set Up 2016 Thriller 77.8 Written by Matt Sinnreich
        Hunted is a contained thriller about a man who helps an isolated farm girl escape a clan of blood-thirsty religious zealots, only to discover the shocking reason why they’ve picked her as their sacrifice.
        Market October 13, 2015    Sold March 15, 2016
        Director Matt Sinnreich
        Producer Douglas Banker, Marina Bespalov, Moshe Diamant, Bernie Gewissler, Michael Tadross Jr., Brooklyn Weaver, Danny Roth
        Manager Brooklyn Weaver (Energy)
        Production Tadross Media Group, Parkside Pictures
        Financier Aldamisa
      • Party Comedy Scouted Available Unrepped 76.8 Written by Louis Palma
        An oppressed man desperate to party reunites with his old school buddies for an epic night only to find their personal growth stands between him and scoring drugs and alcohol.