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THE YOUNG AND HUNGRY LIST 2016 – THE TOP 100 WRITERS ON THE VERGE!

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Every year, a new Young & Hungry List is compiled from across the industry, proudly showcasing those writers most eager to stake their claim. Voted on by Hollywood’s most influential players, each list distinguishes a fresh slate of up-and-coming creatives preparing to take the next step in their careers. We’re pleased to present the 2016 Young & Hungry List.

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10 Questions For @femscriptintros Creator Ross Putman

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Filmmaker Ross Putman created the Twitter feed @femscriptintros to expose some of the worst examples of misogyny he’s come across through reading thousands of screenplays. The account became a part of the conversation surrounding diversity in Hollywood, which is why we wanted to know more about the man behind the feminist feed.

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KEEP THE CAR RUNNING (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMLogline: A female con artist on the run in New York City targets a struggling Vice Magazine writer as her next mark only to question her hustle when they develop real feelings for one another.

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FIRST GIRL I LOVED (SALES)

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A sarcastic, closeted teenager begins a relationship with her classmate, a girl who’s questioning her sexuality.

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PRESIDENTS (SALES)

Logline: Kept under wraps but pitched as being in the vein of “Night at the Museum” set in the White House.

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THE YOUNG KIESLOWSKI (SALES)

Logline: After two college virgins hook up, they discover that they are pregnant with twins and must embark on a road trip to California to break the news to their dysfunctional families.

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DRUG TUNNEL (SPEC)

Logline: Pitched as a hostage thriller in the vein of “Dog Day Afternoon”. When a hapless would-be-criminal winds up stuck in a drug tunnel with the cartel on the Mexican side and the DEA on the American side, the hostage he takes might be the only thing keeping him alive.

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THE ABORTIONIST (SALES)

Logline: A jaded abortion doctor navigates an existential crisis with the help of his institutionalized son and Benjamin Franklin-impersonating best friend.

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THE REPEAT YEAR (SALES)

Logline: A woman wakes up on New Year’s Day and discovers that she’s reliving the previous year all over again.

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UNTITLED GQ ARTICLE / IAN SHORR ACTION THRILLER PROJECT (SALES)

Logline: Project will use the GQ article as a jumping off point for a globe-trotting thriller with twists.

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UNTITLED CHIRCHIRILLO THRILLER PROJECT (SALES)

Logline: Kept under wraps.

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DETENTION (COLE) (SALES)

Logline: A young man is wrongly sentenced to juvie and breaks out to expose a corrupt judge who is profiting off of the entire system.

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ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE (SALES)

Logline: Kept under wraps.

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EXEC MOVES – THE BLOTTER RECAP (06.03.11)

Industry executive comings and goings of the last week.

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