motion picture production, branding

LATEST AEI DEALS
Mrs. Kennedy and Me, by Clint Hill and Lisa McCubbin, has been sold to Gallery Books for publication in April 2012

Tonic Entertainment has made a deal for Alan Roth's screenplay, "One More for the Road." Ken Atchity & Chi-Li Wong will produce with Nicholas Clainos & Budd Carr

Larry Thompson's forthcoming The Trial just sold to Doubleday Book Club, Literary Guild Book Club, Mystery Book Club and Doubleday Large Print Book Club as an alternate selection

James Michael Pratt's "The Lost Valentine" in preproduction with Hallmark Hall of Fame, AEI & Paulist Productions, starring Betty White, Jennifer Love Hewitt

Tantor Audio has bought the audio rights to Jerry Blaine and Lisa McCubbin's The Kennedy Detail

"Queen of Urban Erotica" Noire in a significant deal for 3 novels and a novella with Kensington's Dafina imprint (Selena James) by Ken Atchity for AEI

AEI, Discovery, & Renegade83 to produce "The Kennedy Detail," a 2-hour Sunday night special based on the book by Jerry Blaine & Lisa McCubbin

AEI, Sundance, & Renegade 38 will partner to produce Teman & Teran, a docu-series following identical twin artists Teman and Teran Evans

AEI has signed a deal with Intelligent Life Productions to develop & produce 6 web series based on its clients properties

Ballantine has sold Noire's backlist, starting from her forthcoming Unzipped, for audio books to E-1 Music

N. American rights to Lisa McCubbin's The Kennedy Detail sold to Simon and Schuster's Gallery Books

Stuart Connelly has sold a biographical account of Clarence Brown's weekend with Martin Luther King before the "I Have a Dream" speech to Macmillan Palgrave

Turkish rights to Alaya Johnson's forthcoming flappers-era creatures of the night novel, Moonshine, to Pegasus Publishing House by AEI/Baror Int'l

Greek rights to Dracula: The Un-Dead sold to Harlenic Hellas S.A. by Baror International for AEI

 motion picture production, branding
motion picture production, branding

MOTION PICTURE FINANCE AND PRODUCTION

AEI PRODUCTIONS has set up and produced multiple films with major studios, including "Joe Somebody" (Fox, starring Tim Allen), "Life or Something Like It" (Fox, Angelina Jolie), "Gospel Hill" (Fox, Danny Glover), and forthcoming "Ripley's Believe-It-Or-Not!" (Paramount, Jim Carrey, directed by Chris Columbus "Harry Potter"); as well as films for television including "Amityville" (NBC), "Shadow of Obsession" (NBC), "The Madam's Family" (CBS) - and forthcoming "The Lost Valentine" (Hallmark Hall of Fame), and "The Kennedy Detail" (Discovery Channel)...

In its AIM co-venture with Informant Media ("Crazy Heart") we now provide or procure matching financing for indie productions from $4-$12 million, currently in casting with "Boobytrap." Properties we consider have talent, director, and/or some equity attached...MORE
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

AEI began nearly 20 years ago as a literary management company and has now sold hundreds of novels and nonfiction books to publishers (15 bestsellers) - including Steve Alten's Meg, James Michael Pratt's The Last Valentine, Governor Jesse Ventura's I Ain't Got Time to Bleed, Dacre Stoker and Ian Holt's Dracula: The Un-Dead - and set up dozens of client scripts in film and television. We continue to represent intellectual properties on a strategic basis...MORE