Congratulations to Craig Walendziak (Massachusetts) for landing a writing assignment to co-write A DYING ART with Matthew McCarty for producer David Harris (UnLTD Productions). David Moscow (BIG) will make his directorial debut. The Hollywood Reporter reports that they are eying a February start for shoot date in Louisiana. To read the announcement, click here!
Also congratulations to Craig Walendziak (Massachusetts) for getting signed to Kailey Marsh Management! Craig's script stood out in our "Search for New Blood" Contest and caught the eye of Kailey Marsh, which led to her signing him.
Kieron Holland (Australia)'s scripts, PERCIVAL GREY and ASTERION, are now being shopped in the UK market by the Curtis Brown Group (London) after Kieron was discovered in a pitch session.
Congratulations to Benjello Jacob (California) for getting his script, NOMADS, shopped around by agent, Adam Parry, at APA who recently had two scripts on The Black List! APA discovered Benjello in one of our pitch sessions.
Ken Krauss (New York), THE UGLIEST MAN IN PICTURES, signs with manager John Ferraro (Valleywood Entertainment)! Knowing what John is looking for and knowing Ken's portfolio, Joey was able to pass along one of Ken's script which led to John signing him.
Joe Orlandino (Chicago) For four completely different projects, Joe connected with and employed some extremely talented people...a screenwriter (Persephone Vandegrift), a composer (Enzo DeRosa) and actors (Lisa Mueller, et al.)
Luis R. Quintero (Los Angeles) Two years ago Luis was looking for a DP for a short film he was directing, that is when he connected with Pedro Avila (Los Angeles) on Stage 32. They immediately hit it off and established a wonderful Director / DP relationship. Since then they have worked on a few projects and are proud to announce their latest collaboration, GUITLESS, starring: Anthony Pavelich, Ashlee Olivia, Ed Asner, Harold Sylvester, Tommy Giavocchini, Tina Huang, Scott Wordham, CL Taylor, Ciera Payton, & Danny Trejo, is wrapped and currently in post-production.
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