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Browsing: Adi Shankar
Bodied follows a graduate student who is writing his thesis on battle-rap culture and gradually becomes embroiled in that world. The script explores race relations, as evidenced by this potentially NSFW trailer.
While the series doesn’t have an official home yet, it’s possible it could wind up at Netflix, which is hungry for content and is already in business with Shankar on Castlevania.
Maker Studios has made a first-of-its-kind deal with Adi Shankar, signing the filmmaker to a three picture deal where Maker will fully finance the projects.
McKinley High has a strong presence in the dark world of superheroism.
Power/Rangers is the gritty, dark adaptation of Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers that you didn’t know you wanted.
Logline: Based on the real life of professional poker player Mike “The Mouth” Matusow, story follows the bumpy road to success, from drug use, depression, and jail, eventually leading to four World Series of Poker wins and a World Series of Poker Tournament of Champions win.
Logline: On the island of Corsica in 1972, childhood best friends Marco and Sauveur find their lives veering in opposite directions — the first towards the Mafia, the second toward a simpler life with his beloved, Lucia. When the Corsican mob kills Sauveur’s brother, they ignite a tit-for-tat blood feud that inevitably leads toward a final showdown.