Weekly Successes

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Mauro Borrelli Options "Time Zero" Feb 13, 2018
Mauro Borrelli with Fotocomics found "Time Zero" on InkTip and optioned it from Carlo and Erin Carere. The three are now collaborating on several projects in follow-up to Mauro's recent feature "The Recall," starring Wesley Snipes. Partners in writing and in life, Carlo and Erin have also produced and acted in projects such as Francis Ford Coppola’s “Distant Vision.” "Time Zero" recently won 1st prize in the StoryPro Awards and "Best Screenplay" at the Catalina Film Festival. This is their third option through InkTip.
Bob Myers Options "And on the Seventh Day" Feb 13, 2018
Bob Myers with Platinum Moose Productions found "And on the Seventh Day" on InkTip and optioned it from Phillip Hardy. Bob's previous feature credits include "The Prophet's Game," starring Dennis Hopper. Phillip has won or placed in numerous competitions, including the Cannes Screenplay Contest and the Page International Screenwriting Awards. He has been promoting his work on InkTip since 2012, with over a dozen options, hires and shopping agreements as a result.
Mark Robert Hires Dale Zawada Feb 13, 2018
Mark Robert with Mark Robert Management discovered Dale Zawada on InkTip and hired him to rewrite his upcoming feature project. The film will be a starring vehicle for Mark's client Liam Dow, who has appeared on several TV series including "Days of Our Lives" and was recently cast as a lead in the upcoming feature "The Three Little Stooges." Dale joined InkTip in 2008. His previous credits include the award-winning rom-com “A Big Love Story,” among others. This is his third success through InkTip.
Rui Pedro Sousa Options "EveryLife" Feb 6, 2018
Rui Pedro Sousa with RPS Productions found "EveryLife" on InkTip and optioned it from Hunter Liguore. Rui is an award-winning Portuguese director currently based in London whose credits include "How to Fall in Love in the Real World." Hunter is a Professor of Writing at Western Connecticut State University and teaches social justice for writers at the MFA program at Lesley University. This is her first option through InkTip since joining less than a year ago.
Todd Bellanca Options "Polar Bear" Feb 6, 2018
Todd Bellanca of Lux Content found "Polar Bear" on InkTip and optioned it from Robert Gunnerson. Todd's previous credits include the mystery/thriller "Knockdown," starring Tom Arnold. In addition to his writing, Robert has directed several of his own scripts, including the drama feature "Arc," for which he won Best Director at the Indie Gathering Film Festival. Robert has been with InkTip just over a year, and this is his first option as a result.
Tejash Natali Discovers Ange Fassinou Feb 6, 2018
Tejash Natali with OSCYS Productions discovered Ange Fassinou on InkTip and has hired him to write his upcoming, as-yet-untitled feature project. Tejash's previous credits include the short film "Margaret," which was also shot from a script found on InkTip. He first connected with Ange after finding one of his short scripts on the site. Ange became an InkTip member in 2009, and currently has several other projects in pre-production. This is his second feature script success through InkTip.
Mauro Borrelli Options "Timegate" Jan 30, 2018
Mauro Borrelli with Fotocomics found "Timegate" through InkTip and optioned it from Sean Wathen. Mauro is also attached to direct the film, which will be produced by fellow InkTip member Kevin DeWalt with Minds Eye Entertainment. Mauro and Kevin recently collaborated on the sci-fi/thriller "The Recall," starring Wesley Snipes and RJ Mitte ("Breaking Bad"). In addition to his writing, Sean has worked in various capacities on TV series such as "Heroes," "24" and "Scrubs." Since joining InkTip in 2008, he has had numerous options and hires.
Brad Douglas Options "Witch House" Jan 30, 2018
Brad Douglas with Barbed Wire Films found "Witch House" on InkTip and optioned it from Eric Taylor. Brad recently finished directing his latest feature "Between the Trees," which was also shot from a script he found on InkTip. Eric is a produced screenwriter whose credits include the award-winning short film "Pocket Full of Nuts" and "Psychic Snakebite," which he wrote and directed himself. His script for "Witch House" was optioned just two weeks after he became an InkTip member.
Amanda Cook Options "Forest of Revelations" Jan 30, 2018
Amanda Cook with Embolden Pictures found "Forest of Revelations" on InkTip and optioned it from Bob Shill. Amanda's previous credits include "Pointe Blank," starring Corbin Bernsen ("Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang"). Robert's scripts have received glowing coverage and feedback from the likes of Universal Pictures and the Slamdance Film Festival's Screenplay Competition, where he won first place. This is his fourth option through InkTip since joining three years ago.
Bill Pryor Produces "Killing Fool" Jan 30, 2018
Bill Pryor with NeverStop Films discovered the short script “Killing Fool” on InkTip and acquired it from writer Marjory Kaptanoglu. The short is in postproduction and scheduled for festival submissions this spring. “Killing Fool” is NeverStop Films second film. The first film, “Sorry,” received an Award of Merit from The Best Shorts Competition for December 2017. Marjory is a produced screenwriter and novelist. Her feature script, “Invader,” is a finalist in the 2017 Final Draft Big Break contest. This is Marjory’s fourth success connecting with filmmakers through the short script directory.
Eric England Options "Queenpins" Jan 23, 2018
Eric England with Southern Fried Films found the TV pilot "Queenpins" on InkTip and optioned it from Alix Reeves. Eric's credits include last year's action/comedy "Get the Girl," which he also directed. Alix joined InkTip in 2009 and is the writer of several produced shorts as well as the thriller feature "Bad Twin" starring Haylie Duff ("Napoleon Dynamite"). Adapted from her own novel, "Queenpins" is Alix's first option through InkTip and recently won the WGA Diversity Competition.
Aymen Khoja Options "All Lit Up" Jan 23, 2018
Aymen Khoja and Muhammad Alawi with Khoja Brothers found the crime thriller "All Lit Up with Nowhere to Go" on InkTip and optioned it from Dave Eisenstark. Aymen and Muhammad recently completed their first feature, "Shoot," a soccer-themed drama now set for distribution worldwide. A veteran screenwriter and novelist with 9 produced features, Dave has been with InkTip for over a decade. His credits include the comedy "Monkey Love" and the horror classic "Creepozoids." This is his second option through InkTip.
Bob Myers Options "Floating Embers" Jan 23, 2018
Bob Myers with Platinum Moose Productions found "Floating Embers" on InkTip and optioned it from Barbara West. Bob's credits include "The Eden Formula," starring Jeff Fahey ("Machete") and Dee Wallace ("E.T."), among others. Specializing in faith-based and inspirational films that touch the heart, Barbara's work has been recognized by numerous screenwriting competitions since she joined InkTip in 2015. With several previous script options, "Floating Embers" marks her first success through InkTip.
Manan Singh Katohora Options "The Posting" Jan 23, 2018
Manan Singh Katohora with JMD Creations discovered the short script “The Posting” by Bret Kofford on InkTip and optioned it. Manan and Bret previously did the short film “Margaret” together that screened at over 50 festivals worldwide, won numerous awards, and was acquired by HBO Central Europe.
Michelle Romano Options "Byte Me" Jan 16, 2018
Michelle Romano with Roman Media found "Byte Me" on InkTip and optioned it from Amber Karlins. The project is currently in pre-production with Leslie Zemeckis attached to star ("Beowulf," "The Polar Express"). Amber joined InkTip in 2016 and just a few months later connected with Michelle. They've since collaborated on three projects together. Amber hails from Tampa, Florida and is the winner of nearly two dozen international screenwriting awards and accolades.
Brinton Bryan Options "The Other Side of Life" Jan 16, 2018
Brinton Bryan with Greenbelt Films found "The Other Side of Life" on InkTip and optioned it from Steffany Lohn Sommers. Producing alongside Matthew Malek, Brad Johnson, and Melissa Cannon, Brinton will also direct the film, which begins shooting in Puerto Rico in March. Brinton's credits include the upcoming action/drama "Acts of Violence," starring Bruce Willis. "The Other Side of Life" was previously selected as a "Notable Project" by Amazon Studios. Steffany has been with InkTip since 2009, and this is her third success as a result.
John Murlowski Hires Mark E. McCann Jan 16, 2018
John Murlowski with Maple Island Films discovered Mark E. McCann on InkTip and hired him to write his upcoming, as-yet-untitled feature project. John's previous credits include “Fatal Defense” starring Ashley Scott, which was shot from a script found on InkTip. Mark has had a dozen options and hires through InkTip and has been a member for over a decade. The award-winning short film "Cabin 6," shot from Mark's script, is currently available on Amazon.
Manan Singh Katohora Options "Last Laugh" Jan 16, 2018
Manan Singh Katohora with JMD Creations discovered the short script “Last Laugh” by Bret Kofford on InkTip and optioned it. Manan and Bret previously did the short film “Margaret” together that screened at over 50 festivals worldwide, won numerous awards, and was acquired by HBO Central Europe.
Wald Pictures Options "I Know Where you Are" Jan 9, 2018
Andrew Wald and Steve Chato with Wald Pictures found "I Know Where you Are" on InkTip and have agreed to develop the script with writer Michael Allen. Among his other credits, Andrew was a producer on Barry Levinson's "Sphere," starring Dustin Hoffman, Sharon Stone, and Samuel L. Jackson. Michael is a multi-genre writer who had this to say about the experience: “InkTip gives me access that I wouldn’t have otherwise and I’m more confident about my writing now because I’ve had more than my share of situations where my screenplays were being pushed through the decision-making process.” In the four years since he joined the site, he has had numerous scripts requested through InkTip, and this is his first option.
Jocelyn Mahittipongse Discovers Morgan Summerfield Jan 9, 2018
Jocelyn Mahittipongse with Fanatik Films discovered Morgan Summerfield on InkTip and hired her for an upcoming comedy feature, working title "Carrot," which will be moving into pre-production later this year. This is now their second collaboration since Jocelyn optioned one of Morgan's scripts through InkTip last year, making it her third success through InkTip and her first hire as a screenwriter. Morgan has been with InkTip since 2016.
Carrie Gibson Lands Representation with the Robb Company Jan 9, 2018
Sherry Robb with The Robb Company connected with Carrie Gibson through InkTip and has entered into an agreement to represent her & co-writer Anthony P. Curry. Sherry has found multiple clients through InkTip and has even acted as a producer on several of their projects. Carrie has been with InkTip for two years, and she writes in numerous genres, but the script that landed her a manager was a comedy that Sherry described as “Ghost on crack.”