‘Brain Trust’ Drama From Eric Charmelo & Nicole Snyder In Works At NBC; Neil Meron To Exec Produce

EXCLUSIVE: NBC has put in development Brain Trust, a drama based on Carol Rigg’s book The Body Institute, from Ringer creators Eric Charmelo and Nicole Snyder, Neil Meron (Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, Patsy & Loretta) and Universal Television, where Charmelo and Snyder are under an overall deal. Charmelo and Snyder executive produce with […]

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Breakthrough Entertainment Combines Forces with Vast Entertainment for New Joint Venture Partnership

TORONTO and LOS ANGELES, /PRNewswire/ — Breakthrough Entertainment, one of Canada’s leading studios, continues their expansion into the US market, having finalized a new strategic partnership with Lane Shefter Bishop’s Los Angeles based Vast Entertainment. The venture will task Vast to produce and direct both romantic holiday films and female-lead thrillers, while Breakthrough will serve […]

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John Henry Browne Autobiography Headed For TV

‘The Devil’s Defender’: John Henry Browne Autobiography Being Adapted For TV Carol Polakoff’s Viewfinder Pictures and Lane Shefter Bishop’s Vast Entertainment have optioned John Henry Browne’s autobiography The Devil’s Defender: My Odyssey Through American Criminal Justice from Ted Bundy to the Kandahar Massacre for development as an hourlong TV drama series. The project is being […]

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Publisher’s Marketplace lists new book by Lane Shefter Bishop

Dubbed “The Book Whisperer” by CNN, Emmy-winning producer/director Lane Shefter Bishop’s SELL YOUR STORY IN A SINGLE SENTENCE, shares advice from the frontlines of Hollywood — on creating loglines for stories, screenplays and novels/plays/teleplays, scripts, and TV pilots, to Ann Treistman at Countryman Press, in a nice deal, by Katharine Sands at Sarah Jane Freymann […]

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“The Book Whisperer” of Hollywood

CNN interviews Lane Shefter-Bishop It has been a few months since I last spoke with Lane Shefter Bishop, CEO of Vast Entertainment who has become known as “The Book Whisperer” of Hollywood. In the last few years, she has set up more than two dozen novels for adaptation to TV Series, Movie of the Weeks […]

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