Client Spencer Porter sells Ryan Reynolds-Produced Comedy to ABC

ABC has bought a comedy pitch from writer Spencer Porter (Family Guy, Cartoon Network’s We Bare Bears) and Ryan Reynolds’ UCP-based Dark Trick production banner. Written by Porter, the project is loosely based on Porter’s personal life and relationship with his wife and her family. Jonathon Komack Martin and Blake Goza oversee the comedy for Dark Trick. Porter started his career as Seth MacFarlane’s … Read More

AdamClient Spencer Porter sells Ryan Reynolds-Produced Comedy to ABC

Client Lindsey Rosin sells ‘Cruel Intentions’ TV pitch to NBC

Cruel Intentions, the cult 1999 movie starring Ryan Phillippe, Reese Witherspoon and Sarah Michelle Gellar, is getting a TV update. NBC has given a script plus penalty commitment to Cruel Intentions, a drama series, which tells the story of Bash Casey, the son of the characters played in the film by Phillippe and Witherspoon. The project comes from the film’s writer-director Roger Kumble and producer Neal H. Moritz … Read More

AdamClient Lindsey Rosin sells ‘Cruel Intentions’ TV pitch to NBC

Client ‘Dave Frigerio’ Sells Sci-Fi Animated Pitch To Paramount

David Frigerio, one of the screenwriters behind the 2014 Sundance Film Festival title The Signal, has sold an untitled sci-fi pitch to Paramount Animation, which one source close to the project bills as “tonally Cars set in space.” Paramount provided no comment on the deal. Paramount Animation currently claims the second highest-grossing title for the Melrose lot this year with The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out Of … Read More

AdamClient ‘Dave Frigerio’ Sells Sci-Fi Animated Pitch To Paramount

Ryan Seacrest Producing 20-Something Comedy ‘Squad Goals’ for CBS With Underground Films’ clients Lindsey Rosin and Aaron Karo

Ryan Seacrest is going to work on yet another project — this time, a scripted network comedy. Seacrest will serve as an exec producer on “Squad Goals,” a timely, multi-camera, hybrid sitcom that is in development at CBS. The potential series is an ensemble comedy about a group of late 20-something friends who met in college and realize it’s time … Read More

AdamRyan Seacrest Producing 20-Something Comedy ‘Squad Goals’ for CBS With Underground Films’ clients Lindsey Rosin and Aaron Karo

Client Seamus Kevin Fahey To Adapt YA ‘Poison Princess’ For Warner Bros. TV

In a competitive situation, Warner Bros. TV has acquired the rights to Kresley Cole’s popular series of young adult novels The Arcana Chronicles for Adam Shankman and Jennifer Gibgot’s studio-based Offspring Entertainment. Writer Seamus Kevin Fahey (Battlestar Galactica, The Following) has been brought in to pen an adaptation of the first book in the series, Poison Princess. In the vein of YA staples … Read More

AdamClient Seamus Kevin Fahey To Adapt YA ‘Poison Princess’ For Warner Bros. TV

Tatiana Maslany Joins ‘Stronger,’ Penned By Client John Pollono

“Orphan Black” star Tatiana Maslany is in early talks to co-star with Jake Gyllenhaal in Lionsgate’s Boston Marathon bombing drama “Stronger.” Pic tells the true story of Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman, who lost both legs in the attack. David Gordon Green recently signed on to direct the pic. John Pollono has adapted the script for “Stronger,” which marks … Read More

AdamTatiana Maslany Joins ‘Stronger,’ Penned By Client John Pollono

Client Kevin O’Hare Sells Drama ‘Janus’ To ABC with EuropaCorp

On the heels of deals for These Final Hours (Fox) and Taken (NBC), EuropaCorp Television Studios USA has set a third project at a U.S. network. Janus, an adaptation of the Austrian drama, has been put into development at ABC. The pilot is being written by Kevin O’Hare. Thor Freudenthal (Percy Jackson: Sea Of Monsters, Arrow) is attached to direct … Read More

AdamClient Kevin O’Hare Sells Drama ‘Janus’ To ABC with EuropaCorp