He’ll work with managers Adam Riback and David Brown as Endgame Entertainment and Romark Entertainment develop his pilot script Dead Men.
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The story follows a local sheriff who bands together with an elite group of soldiers to track down a notorious group of murderers whose plans for revenge could threaten the stability of the government.
Prime Universe Films joins a growing list of high-profile industry partners that have included Scott Free Productions, Michael De Luca Productions and Vertigo Entertainment, all of which have optioned projects from previous competitions.
Derek Asaff, whose pilot scripts The Cure and The End both placed in the 2017 Launch Pad Pilots Competition, has signed with Derrick Eppich of Lee Stobby Entertainment.
An alum of the Launch Pad Feature Competition, Ahmadu Garba has joined the writing team for David O. Russell’s upcoming and untitled mafia series starring Robert De Niro and Julianne Moore. He has also signed with Michael Kolodny of Kaplan Stahler Agency.
The Launch Pad Competition in association with our partners Endgame Entertainment and Fourth Wall Management is pleased to announce our winners for the 2017 Launch Pad Pilots Competition.
Launch Pad alum Brandon Martin has signed with Stephan Dubreuil of Woolf+Lapin. His feature script Slammin’ landed in the Top 50 of last year’s Launch Pad Feature Competition.
Logline: After a disastrous experiment at the world’s leading technology company kills dozens and causes a genius quantum physicist to disappear, a young journalist and her friends attempt to expose the dark secrets of the industry in order to find him.
Logline: As a teenager, Alfred Hitchcock finds his true calling when he interns for a camera-wielding, mysterious priest and is thrown into a world of mystery and murder within the dreary Edwardian district of East London.
Logline: Two adult siblings see their marriages fall apart and their worlds turned upside at the same time, just as their father remarries.
Logline: After he sees something he shouldn’t have, a government salvager is dumped in the middle of the Sahara amongst all the world’s garbage, and where a resilient society has arisen from the descendants of the homeless people evicted from cities decades earlier. Faced with the savage tribes living within the Wasteland, he’s forced to face his every fear to find a way home alive.
Logline: In the last days of the Cold War, an idealistic CIA agent living undercover in Berlin is caught between his disillusioned wife, his teenage daughter toying with leftist extremism, and a ruthless Russian spymaster determined to expose the emerging New World Order before it’s too late.
Logline: In the near future where time travel has allowed the rescue of refugees from the past, a rookie NYPD officer investigates a series of murders with the help of a fugitive time traveler in a city overrun with people from all across history.
Logline: A wacky Catholic high school elects their new student council, who are immediately put to the test when their plan to introduce a new mascot prompts the old mascot, a beloved teacher, to flee to the woods and blame the new class president for destroying her life.
Logline: A vampire trying to deal with the monotony of being immortal while in the throes of a mid-after-life crisis searches for love and meaning in the big city. Her efforts, however, are hampered when she kills a man.