Film & Television

Film & TV

Caroline Mitchell’s Truth and Lies optioned by Awesome Media

We’re thrilled to announce that million-copy bestselling author Caroline Mitchell’s thrilling crime novel, Truth and Lies has been optioned for TV by Awesome Media. The first in the scintillating DI Amy Winter series, Truth and Lies has sold over 100,000 copies since it was published in September last year. Awesome Media announced the… Read more

C.L. Taylor’s Sleep optioned for screen by Bill Kenwright films

Celebrated crime-writer C.L. Taylor’s insomnia-inducing psychological thriller, Sleep has been optioned for screen by Bill Kenwright Films. The novel, which has sold an incredible 12,337 copies in hardback and 55,681 copies in ebook, reached No. 4 in the UK charts after its second week of sales, has been shortlisted for the… Read more

Seven Lies optioned by Drama Republic

We’re thrilled to announce that Elizabeth Kay’s gripping novel, Seven Lies, has been optioned for TV by Drama Republic. Leading independent television production company Drama Republic won the fiercely fought over rights following an international bidding war. Established in 2013 by Greg Brenman and Roanna Benn, Drama Republic specialises in high… Read more

Writer of Castle Rock to adapt Beautiful Bad for screen

With news just in from the TV & Film industry, the screenplay for Annie Ward’s Beautiful Bad is due to be adapted by acclaimed writer, Gina Welsh. Gina’s work is hugely popular in Hollywood, having accrued an impressive backlog of productions including the TV series Feud. She was also the brains behind Castle Rock (2018),… Read more

Frankfurt Book Fair 2018: the international trends

As the dust settles on Frankfurt Book Fair 2018, we take a look at what we learnt about trends in overseas book markets. With over  200 meetings held over the course of four days, Frankfurt Book Fair provides the best opportunity to talk face-to-face with publishers from around the world…. Read more

The Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency works directly with producers and film studios, and in close association with leading Film & TV agencies such as Creative Artists Agency (CAA) in Los Angeles, to secure the best deals with TV production companies, film studios and broadcasters in the UK and Hollywood.