Announced in May 2014: Screenwriting Competition winner Evan Daugherty, writer of Divergent and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, will direct Ink and Bone for Dimension Films. The script, from Zak Olkewicz, made the 2013 Blood List as one of the best horror specs of the year. Lee Clay (Comet) producing. Evan is developing multiple projects for […]
Notable success stories from competition finalists and winners, “Recommend” writers, and others discovered by Script Pipeline.
May 2014: Script Pipeline Screenwriting Competition winner Morgan Von Ancken signed with industry powerhouse UTA. Morgan’s script, the indie dramedy Cutting Numbers, was selected as the Grand Prize winning script in 2013.
William Sibley, a Script Pipeline “Recommend,” sold his script Amor. Golden Leaf Pictures producing. Pipeline execs developed the script with Sibley for several months in the early stages of the project.
As of February 2014, Tripper Clancy, winner of the 2010 Script Pipeline Screenwriting Competition, will write Shedd for Paramount Animation. Oscar-winning director John Kahrs (Paperman) to direct. Tripper found management with a Pipeline industry contact shortly after his 2010 contest win. He most recently sold the comedy The Ambassadors to 20th Century Fox in December […]
Former Script Pipeline Senior Analyst and “Recommend” writer Scott Parisien sold his thriller script Incision to Loesch Productions in January 2014. Another thriller feature, Silas, is in development as well with Mad Samurai. Scott is also writing the drama Enemy Aliens, based on a true story. He has multiple feature screenplays in various stages of […]
Frederick Kim (Sleepers), finalist in the Script Pipeline TV Writing Competition, signed with UTA. Submit to a Script Pipeline competition Submit for notes and potential industry exposure
20th Century Fox, the studio that gave Script Pipeline contest winner Tripper Clancy his first big break, will helm his ensemble comedy The Ambassadors, with Danny Boon to direct and Invention Films co-producing. Tripper won the Script Pipeline Screenwriting Competition, signed with a manager after introductions by Pipeline execs, and landed a job developing new […]
Esmeralda, based on The Hunchback of Notre Dame, to be developed and written by Script Pipeline Screenwriting Competition winner Evan Daugherty. Evan will also serve as Executive Producer on the ABC mini-series, with Mandeville Films producing.
Script Pipeline Screenwriting Competition winner Evan Daugherty tabbed to write G.I. Joe 3 for director Jon M. Chu and Paramount. Lorenzo di Bonaventura producing. It’s the fourth major studio writing assignment for Daugherty. Former projects included Divergent, Ninja Turtles, Snow White and the Huntsman, and in 2008, months after winning the Pipeline contest, an adaptation […]
Script Pipeline Workshop “Recommend” writer Micah Barnett sold a one-hour drama, Ricochet, in September 2013 to NBC, a few years after finding management through a Pipeline industry contact. He also sold a feature screenplay to Warner Bros. in 2010 for six-figures (The Rabbit), with Chris Tucker attached to star.