SCYTHE, the award-winning novel by Neal Shusterman, is being adapted by Universal Studios. Big news today: the writers of 10 Cloverfield Lane, Josh Campbell and Matt Stuecken, have joined the project. Underground Films will produce the project alongside Universal, while Neal Shusterman will executive produce.
Congratulations to David Karlak! He will be directing the VR series Blackbox with RSA Films. Underground and Scott Free will produce.
The trailer for LA Burning: The Riots 25 Years Later has just been released! Watch it here. The powerful documentary was executive produced by John Singleton, working with Underground.
“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” has been picked up for 2 seasons at Amazon. Congrats Steve!
Congrats to Jamey Sheridan!! He is joining the cast of Unit Zero to play the role of Mike Barclay, Director of the CIA.
Israel Broussard, repped by Underground, is joining the cast of Extinction, the exciting sci-fi project about an alien invasion. GO ISRAEL!!!
Underground is excited to announce that Gaumont has optioned the rights to tclient Neal Shusterman’s novels, titled The Star Shards Chronicles. Congrats to Neal! The books will be made into a high-concept animated series.
Weekly late-night has a new contender…Jim Jeffries! We are excited about this one.
Underground Films is thrilled to announce our upcoming project with client David Karlak, the brilliant director behind the sci-fi short Rise. The rights to Rise have been acquired by Filmula’s Johnny Lin and Brian Oliver, who will build a film franchise based on Rise with Underground Films and Vertigo Productions. Rise starred Anton Yelchin in a thrilling take on the ominous possibility of an AI insurgency against … Read More
Trevor Engelson brought in a special guest to the Entertainment Club at Verbum Dei High School this week. Ed Helms, star of The Hangover, The Office, came to hang out with the students and speak to them. It was an amazing experience for everyone involved.