Set in a near-future dystopia, it follows the impoverished residents of a slum plagued by virtual reality addicts who earn a meager living playing violent games while serving as the workforce for real world wars. Based on the short film by Federico Heller.
Browsing: Adrian Garcia
Fresh off advancing to the Top 25 Semi-Finals, 2015 Launch Pad Feature Competition alum Mikko Tormala has signed with Adrian Garcia and David Boxerbaum of Paradigm Talent Agency and Brooklyn Weaver of Energy Entertainment!
2015 Launch Pad Pilot Competition overall winner David Hoffman isn’t just an amazing television writer. His feature spec, The Great Debate, made waves at the Austin Film Festival, and is now hitting the market with plenty of heat behind it.
David Hoffman, whose drama Running Money was the 2015 Launch Pad Pilot Competition overall winner, has signed with film agents Adrian Garcia and David Boxerbaum and TV agents Ellie Schiff and Zac Simmons of Paradigm Talent Agency.
Sources close to The Tracking Board have confirmed that the action-packed historical drama The Virginian is officially a-go at New Line Cinema. Bradley Cooper joins Henry Cavill and Michael Fassbender as actors who could play George Washington.
2015 Nicholl Fellowship Finalist Murat Izmirli, whose screenplay Grimwood landed in the Top 10 of the prestigious Academy-sponsored competition, has signed with Benderspink Management and Paradigm.
Sources exclusive to The Tracking Board report that CAA is working to package the script with a star and that Michael Fassbender, Henry Cavill and Charlie Hunnam are circling the historical action/drama.
The hot new spec The Virginian from writer Michael Russell Gunn is making its way into every major studio in town. In the tone of Braveheart and The Patriot, the story follows the life of George Washington.
Sources close to The Tracking Board tell us that Hobley signed with Chris Smith and Adrian Garcia in an extremely competitive situation between three agencies. Hobley, an alum of the Young & Hungry List, just sold his spec Titan last month.
The YA fantasy spec is pitched as Maleficent meets Wicked with insane franchise potential, presenting a new twist on an iconic villain. Sources relate that the project is being viewed as a possible tentpole, with everyone in town aching to read.
The YA tentpole spins a new origin story for Medusa the gorgon, the iconic figure from Greek literature whose hair was made of deadly vipers and gaze turned men to stone.
Plot details are kept mum, but the spec tells a new origin story for Medusa the gorgon, the iconic figure from Greek literature whose hair was made of deadly vipers and gaze turned men to stone.
Paradigm’s hit the market with a new comedy script entitled Furious, written by Heath Cullens & Sean Clifford, based on a story by Ben Murray.
After the current bull-riding champion is defeated by Furious, the most temperamental bull on earth, he gives up his title and descends to the lowly life of a rodeo clown; that is until he’s called to action by the very girl who warned him of his defeat, to teach her to become the new champion.
Described as a comedic version of Citizen Kane and being pitched in the vein of Walk Hard, tells the epic story of a plucky orphan girl who built an empire selling school supplies decorated with unicorns and love, who tragically could never find any love for herself.
Brown is the 60th Launch Pad finalist to find representation!
Some of the industry’s top producers as taking the hot new spec into major territories
Logline: Based on the true story of Joey Ippolito, who, in the early 1980’s, was known as one of the world’s top speedboat racers. However, no one in that South Beach, socialite-crowd knew that he also was running one of the biggest cocaine smuggling operations out of the United States. Pitched as a two-hander for a DiCaprio/Hemsworth type.
Hot new scribe gets a welcome intro to the market, as territories, attachments, and buyers begin to circle!