Category: RMG Writers

New Animated Series from Art Brown & Doug Sloan – Based on Book by Will McIntosh – Acquired by Sonar Entertainment

In a double win for Rain Management Group clients, Sonar Entertainment has acquired the rights to RMG client Will McIntosh’s upcoming sci-fi adventure book Watchdog, to be adapted by RMG clients Art Brown and Doug Sloan.

House of Furies by Madeleine Roux Hits Shelves

RMG client Madeleine Roux’s latest novel has arrived to great acclaim. House of Furies is a breathtakingly imaginative new young adult novel from the author behind the beloved Asylum series.

John Bellairs Novel Set for Feature Film Adaptation

We are very proud to share that The House With A Clock In Its Walls by John Bellairs, whose work is represented by RMG, will soon be brought to the big screen courtesy of Amblin Entertainment and Mythology Entertainment. Eli Roth has been tapped to direct the film with Jack Black attached to star.

Tim Lebbon’s “The Silence” Set For Feature Adaptation

We are very excited to share that The Silence, written by Rain client and best-selling author Tim Lebbon, will be adapted into a feature film starring Kiernan Shipka and Stanley Tucci. The film will be directed by John Leonetti, the lauded filmmaker behind 2014’s horror-thriller Annabelle, and shepherded by legendary producers Alexandra Milchan, Scott Lambert, and Robert Kulzer.

UPDATE: STITCHERS has been ordered to Series at ABC Family!

Client Jeff Schechter’s pilot STITCHERS just received a pilot order from ABC Family! Jeff will be Executive Producing along with Rain’s very own Jonathan Baruch and Rob Wolken.

PROOF Receives A 10 Episode Series Order at TNT!

UPDATE: The first look trailer for PROOF is now available! Check it out above.

Congrats to client Rob Bragin, writer of PROOF, on the series order! Bragin will be Executive Producing the series along with Kyra Sedgwick, Jill Littman and producer Tom Jacobson.

Michael Prevett is Changing the Lanscape of Book-to-Film Adaptations!

Our very own Michael Prevett was spotlighted by Studio System News for “Changing the Lanscape of Book to Film Adaptations”!

ABC picks up Tom Donaghy’s pilot, AGATHA!

RMG is proud to anounce that client Tom Donaghy’s drama, AGATHA, has a pilot order from ABC!

AGATHA is a character-driven procedural about a former convict-turned-big-city criminologist who is brought in to help local police crack a case involving a perplexing disappearance. The chief detective she’s been hired to help is her father – and they haven’t talked in 15 years.

Tom also created ABC’s hour drama series THE WHOLE TRUTH in 2010. AGATHA is being produced in accosiation with The Mark Gordon Co. and Stearns Castle.

SUITS – USA’s #1 Show

RMG is very proud of clients Daniel Arkin and Anton Cropper for being part of such an amazing show! In heading into the 4th season of the hit series, Arkin will be joining SUITS for the third year as Executive Producer. Cropper is joining SUITS for his second year as Producing Director.

Disney XD Premieres ‘Crash and Bernstein’ Tonight

Be sure to tune in and set your DVR’s for all new series Crash and Bernstein, airing tonight at 8:30 pm on Disney XD.  Crash is Executive Produced by RMG client Mike Larsen (Real Time w/ Bill Maher), and centers around Wyatt Bernstein, a boy desperately wishing for a brother he could do fun “dude” stuff with. Enter the ultimate wingman Crash, a puppet creation that comes to life fully equipped with ninja weapons, strong opinions, an attitude, and never ending energy.

RMG client Lisa K. Nelson also writes for the show, which was created by Executive Producer Eric Friedman.  You can check out some preview clips right here:

http://disney.go.com/xd/crashandbernstein/videos/