Category: TV, Film & Radio

The Astronomer and the Witch

Ulinka Rublack’s The Astronomer and The Witch has been optioned to Andy Patterson of Sympathetic Ink Ltd., producer of The Railway Man and Girl with a Pearl Earring. The Astronomer and the Witch: Johannes Kepler’s Fight for his Mother tells the extraordinary true story of when Joseph Kepler’s widowed mother, Katharina, was accused of witchcraft…. Read more »

The Hare With Amber Eyes film deal

The Film & TV rights to The Hare With Amber Eyes by Edmund de Waal have been optioned to producer Rachael Horovitz, whose credits include Moneyball, Maggie’s Plan and the upcoming TV adaptation of Edward St Aubyn’s Patrick Melrose novels. Edmund de Waal is an artist whose porcelain is exhibited in museums and galleries around… Read more »

TV deal for Policing Controversy

The TV rights to Ian Blair’s Policing Controversy have been optioned to Playground Entertainment, award-winning producers of Howard’s End, Little Women and Wolf Hall. Ian Blair was head of London’s Metropolitan Police Force from 2005-2008, during which time the tube and bus bombs of 7 July 2005 hit London in the worst terrorist atrocity in… Read more »