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Demarest in The Hollywood Reporter

Cannes: George Romero’s ‘Empire of the Dead’ Graphic Novels Heading to TV Empire of the Dead, the 15-issue graphic novel from zombie master George A. Romero and published by Marvel Comics, is being adapted for TV. Demarest, the production and financing banner behind recent films A Most Wanted Man and Kevin Smith’s Tusk, made the […]

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Demarest in Variety

Cannes: George A. Romero’s ‘Empire of the Dead’ Set for TV Series Demarest, which backed “A Most Wanted Man” and Kevin Smith’s “Tusk,” is developing a TV adaptation of George A. Romero’s “Empire of the Dead,” a 15-issue graphic novel published by Marvel Comics. The production-finance company made the announcement Thursday at Cannes. The series […]

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Demarest in Entertainment Weekly

George A. Romero’s Empire of the Dead series in the works George A. Romero isn’t done with zombies just yet. After the publication of his graphic novel, Empire of the Dead, began last year, Demarest has just announced a television adaptation of the work. With the deal coming out of the Cannes Film Festival, Romero […]

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San Francisco Examiner Reviews 5 to 7

‘5 to 7’ an affair to remember Victor Levin’s “5 to 7” is a writer’s movie. Its main focus is on the things people say to one another, especially people who are in love or hope to be in love. Levin, who was writer on TV’s “Mad Men” and the movie “Win a Date with […]

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The Dissolve Reviews 5 to 7

In Victor Levin’s appealing romance 5 To 7, Anton Yelchin plays Brian Bloom, a young fiction writer who’s determined to reach the literary mountaintop by climbing a pile of rejection letters. And the love story within the film is presented like his big break: Yelchin frames it with the Central Park cutesiness of When Harry […]

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Demarest Films & Kilburn Media Team Up to Launch Eclipse Television

Demarest Films and Kilburn Media have partnered to launch Eclipse Television, a full-service independent producer and financier of small-screen content. Leif Lillehaugen has been tapped as VP Scripted Television for the new venture, which will provide TV creators a with services including IP acquisition, development funding, and production deficit financing, both independently and alongside studio […]

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