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Gene Hong and Adam Levine Sell Autobiographical Comedy To NBC

Gene HongWriter Gene Hong and his longtime best friend, “The Voice” coach Adam Levine are developing a single-camera autobiographical comedy at NBC.

The story is based on their real life relationship, having been best friends and roommates since before they found success.

Gene will write the pilot and executive produce with Adam and his manager/producing partner Jordan Feldstein.

Congratulations to CAPE Friend and Supporter Samata Narra!



Congratulations to Samata Narra on her promotion to Vice President, Comedy Development at FOX Broadcasting Company.

Samata has been a longtime friend and supporter of CAPE, participating as a speaker and panelist for the CAPE TV Pitch Lab.

CAPE Member Exclusive – Sleepy Hollow Cemetery Premiere

Sleepy Hollow

CAPE Members – Come join the Cast and Executive Producers of “Sleepy Hollow” for a Special Outdoor Premiere Screening

Where:  Hollywood Forever Cemetery, 6000 Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA  90038
When:  Sunday, September 8
Time:   Doors Open at 6:30pm, Screening Starts at 8:00pm

RSVP at [email protected] – All attendees must be on the guest list.

CAPE Hollywood Hotlist – August 30, 2013

Tony Jaa


Thai action star Tony Jaa joins the FAST AND THE FURIOUS 7, making this his English language debut.


Aziz Ansari



Aziz Ansari‘s next stand-up special, titled “Buried Alive,” will debut on Netflix on November 1.


Wedding Palace


In Theaters September 27
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CFE2014_square-320x320CAAMFest 2014 Call for Entries
Early Deadline: Aug 26, 2013
Normal Deadline: Sept 16, 2013
Late Deadline: Sept 30, 2013
Extended: Oct 7, 2013


Sundance/A3 Foundation Feature Film Fellowship
Submission Deadline: September 6, 2013.



CAPE New Writer’s Awards and Final Draft, Inc. have teamed up to offer you an incredible deal on the number one selling screenwriting software in the world-enter discount code CAPENWA2013 upon checkout.

CAPE Members Only – Limited Tickets for the Exclusive LIL TOKYO REPORTER Screening and DVD Release


 LIL TOKYO REPORTER starring Academy Award-Winner Chris Tashima and directed by Jeffrey Gee Chin will host their Official DVD Release on Thursday August 29th @ 7PM.

Join them for an exclusive screening of the award-winning short film followed by a Q&A with the cast and filmmakers, and reception.  Learn about the little known history of Issei Pioneer Sei Fujii and his mission to defend the people of Little Tokyo Los Angeles in the 1930s.


Event:         Exclusive Screening & DVD Release Party
Date:           August 29th @ 7PM
Location:    LA CENTER STUDIOS (450 Bixel Street, LA 90017)
Parking:     Available at the studio structure
**Limited Space Available, RSVP via the link below.  Full Legal Name Required.
CAPE Members: Promo Code=CAPE
Click here to RSVP for tickets.

The event will be held at the renowned LOS ANGELES CENTER STUDIOS, the same studio where they film AMC’s MAD MEN.  The space is graciously provided by the studio and sponsored by HAWKINS, PARNELL, THACKSTON & YOUNG  LLP.

The reception will include complimentary food & drink under the stars on the terrace at Los Angeles Center Studios! There will be over 20 community organizations represented at the event.  DVDs will be on sale for purchase.

The film depicts Tashima as historic newspaper publisher Sei Fujii.

Congrats to Bernie Su for Winning an Emmy for the “Lizzie Bennet Diaries”

Lizzie Bennet DiariesCongratulations to Bernie Su and the “Lizzie Bennet Diaries” on winning an Emmy! The popular web series nabbed the Emmy for Original Interactive Program, becoming one of the most popular web series to ever win an Emmy statuette.

Bernie Su, Head of the WGA’s Digital Group and YouTube Luminary, created the “Pride and Prejudice” adaptation with Hank Green, creator of “Vlogbrothers”.

Steve Byrne’s “Sullivan and Son” Renewed for Another Season at TBS!

Sullivan and SonCongrats to Steve Byrne, Jodi Long, and Vivian Bang on another season of “Sullivan and Son” at TBS!

Season 3 will launch next summer with “Men at Work” and “Deal With It.” The show is produced by Wild West Picture Show Productions in association with Warner Horizon TV, with Vince Vaughn, Peter Billingsley and Rob Long executive producing.

Kevin Kwan’s CRAZY RICH ASIANS is Headed for the Big Screen

Crazy Rich AsiansKevin Kwan’s comedic best-seller CRAZY RICH ASIANS’ feature rights has been acquired by HUNGER GAMES’ Producer Nina JacobsonJacobson and her partner Brad Simpson will produce and Senior VP Bryan Unkeless will oversee development.

CRAZY RICH ASIANS is a comedic social satire following the story of three wealthy Chinese families whose lives are turned upside down when one of the heirs brings home his American-born Chinese girlfriend for a wedding.