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MarketJune 27, 2018SoldJune 27, 2018 DirectorPaul Feig ExecutiveErik Baiers ProducerDavid Livingstone AgentBryan Lourd (CAA), Christian Hodell, Christopher Farrar (Hamilton Hodell) ProductionCalamity Films StudioUniversal Pictures Sale was reported on NBCU announced it Wednesday 6/27. Deadline and Variety. Details are being kept under wraps.
A father who peaked in college tries to reclaim his earlier glory on a family weekend at his alma mater. On campus, he is horrified to hear his fraternity has become the lamest on the row and goes on a mission to make both his son.
MarketJune 22, 2018 ManagerChris Sablan (Avenue 220), Jonathan Hung (Hung Entertainment Group)
An African-American LAPD officer must put aside his differences with the area’s street gangs when he discovers a local police task force is harboring a horrific secret that endangers the residents of the housing projects he grew up in.
MarketJune 22, 2018SoldJune 26, 2018 ProducerDavid D. Goyer, Keith Levine DirectorRyan Prows ExecutiveJosh Clay Philips AgentEmerson Davis, Jason Burns (UTA) ManagerJake Weiner (Good Fear Film + Management) ProductionPhanton Four StudioEntertainment One DistributorUTA Independant Film Group (domestic rights ) Per Deadline, Entertainment One is set to finance and control worldwide distribution. UTA Independent Film Group will represent domestic rights. Shaye Ogbonna, Tim Cairo and Jake Gibson are co-wirters with Ryan Prows.
Pitched as Girls Trip meets Old School, after the death of their friend, a trio of former college friends now in their 30s reunite to complete the crazy bar crawl and scavenger hunt she had always wanted to do.
MarketJune 19, 2018 ProducerJohn Armstrong, Jordan Gershowitz, Ryan Sage, Zachary Spicer AgentBrad Rosenfeld, Manal Hammad (Abrams Artists Agency) ProductionPigasus Pictures 6/22/2018 - Pigasus optioned the script. Ryan Sage co-wrote the story.
A comedy that centers on a man who is frustrated with his marriage who discovers that when he takes off his wedding ring he’s no longer married – giving him the chance to decide if he wants to be single or stay married.
Project is being pitched as Project X meets Bad Moms. Story follows a group of suburban parents who throw a massive, unforgettable house party when their kids head off on a school trip.
MarketJune 18, 2018SoldJune 19, 2018 ProducerBeau Bauman, Dylan Clark ExecutiveEric Paquette AgentDoug Johnson, Harley Copen, James Robin Early, Katie Cates , Sean Freidin (ICM Partners ) ManagerAllen Fischer (Artist First ) ProductionDylan Clark Productions StudioScreen Gems As reported by Deadline.
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In a slightly futuristic, hyper-efficient Manhattan, a newly single book editor purchases a customizable sex android to assuage her broken heart. When her toy’s closed feedback loop starts to alter her personality, she must reevaluate the merits of a perfectly compatible partner.
MarketDecember 9, 2017SoldDecember 21, 2017 ProducerLeonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Davisson AgentEllie Schiff, Valarie Phillips (Paradigm) ManagerDavid Katsman (LINK Entertainmen) ProductionAppian Way
A seemingly progressive suburban husband and wife rent their garage through Airbnb but soon become suspicious of their Muslim guests. As they investigate these visitors, they unwittingly trigger events that will forever change the course of human history.
MarketJanuary 12, 2017SoldDecember 21, 2017 ProducerBen Stiller, Lee Stobby, Stuart Cornfeld AgentRyan Saul (APA), Peter McHugh (Gotham Group) ManagerLee Stobby (Lee Stobby Entertainment) ProductionLee Stobby Entertainment, Red Hour Films
A black father raises his two sons isolated and alone in the woods. They’ve never met another person in their entire lives, and have learned to survive and protect their fragile family at all cost. When they find a mysterious wounded white girl lost in their woods, prejudice, lies, and love set them on a collision course with the real world that puts all their lives at risk.
A brilliant jazz musician, after receiving a devastating diagnosis of MS, must put his faith in an untrained yet talented young female pianist to defeat his arch rival in a most prestigious national jazz competition.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.