Film & Television

Film & TV

Fiona Barton’s The Widow optioned for TV drama

  The Madeleine Milburn Literary, TV & Film Agency is delighted to announce that TV rights for Fiona Barton’s The Widow have been optioned by Playground Television, the production company behind the drama series The Missing and Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall.   Sophie Gardiner, creative director of Playground Television, said:… Read more

Magic Moments at the Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency in 2015

Amongst many highlights, here are just a few of the magic moments we shared with our authors at the Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency in 2015:  C.L. Taylor became the No.5 Sunday Times Bestseller and No.1 ebook bestseller with her psychological suspense thriller The Lie (HarperCollins) TV rights to The Widow by Fiona Barton (Transworld) were optioned by Playground Television,… Read more

Catpics option the Film & TV rights for The Naughty Girls Book Club by Sophie Hart!

Xavier Koller at independent Swiss film production company Catpics AG has optioned the Film and TV rights for THE NAUGHTY GIRLS BOOK CLUB by Sophie Hart. Catpics represented Switzerland twice at the Oscar submissions with The Black Tanner (1986) and Gripsholm (2000), both by Xavier Koller. The co-production Emporte-moi by… Read more

Night School: The Webisodes

All six webisodes for C.J. Daugherty’s bestselling NIGHT SCHOOL series are available now! Read The Guardian article on UK YA’s first ever web series Watch CJ talk behind the scenes during the making of the series The Night School YouTube channel is approaching half a million views, and episode 5,… Read more

The Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency in 2014

What a successful year! News Roundup from 2014 at the MM Agency January Exciting Film news! Cally Taylor’s romantic comedy Home For Christmas (Orion) is optioned by Brighton-based company Jump Start Productions.  Emma Garcia’s debut novel Never Google Heartbreak (Hodder) is optioned by producer Adam Rolston of A Street Cat Named Bob (Hodder). February Night School: Fracture,… 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.