BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Timothy Christian, CEO of Night Fox Entertainment announces the acquisition of a project called The Film from Producer Ryan R. Johnson.
The project is being billed as an action thriller; Bourne Supremacy meets The Firm, where a man finds microfilm of JFK’s assassination and must battle a clandestine Government group who will stop at nothing to get it back.
Damian Zellous has been hired to polish the script, which will go immediately into production. Zellous previously wrote and directed a documentary on Snoop Dogg called “DPG Eulogy” that ran on Starz.
Rick Jacobs penned the script and will also be on board as an Executive Producer. Johnson will produce with Chris Gonzalez of Cornerstone Films.
“The world is intrigued with the JFK assassination conspiracy more than ever, particularly with the 50th anniversary of his assassination coming up. This film will reveal a lot of the new insight on the facts in a way no one has yet to see,” says Johnson.
Johnson recently produced baseball classic ‘Chasing 3000’ starring Ray Liotta, the film was inducted into the movie baseball Hall of Fame. Johnson also produced David Mamet’s ‘Edmond’ starring William H. Macy.
Night Fox Entertainment is a recently announced production and finance company and is aggressively filling up its production slate with exciting projects.
As reported first via Deadline.com, Night Fox primarily intends to provide gap of finishing funds for film projects typically at less than $5 Million a pop. Night Fox will also be looking for emerging and established filmmakers whose sensibilities align with the company.