LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Echoverse, a podcast studio specializing in scripted science fiction, supernatural and fantasy audio dramas, at the moment introduced a brand new slate of tasks together with collection with Hellboy creator Mike Mignola & best-selling creator Thomas Sniegoski, Neal Baer and Amber Benson. With greater than two dozen tasks in growth or prepping for manufacturing, the recently-launched studio expects to have its first collection accessible this fall.
“It has been a really busy 12 months and we could not be extra excited concerning the rising slate of tasks that we’re serving to this proficient group of writers and producers convey to fruition. I can not wait to see these reveals in manufacturing and out on the earth,” mentioned Echoverse head Mark Stern.
Stern’s growth group at Echoverse consists of J.P. Alanis, Nick Garland and Justin Middleton.
Among the many studio’s slate of latest scripted tasks:
FLIPPED: A proficient younger Latinx gymnast recovering from an harm is handled with a controversial gene remedy that offers her surprising superhuman talents. The collection is written and produced by Neal Baer (ER, Legislation & Order: SVU, Designated Survivor) and Ricardo Pérez González (Designated Survivor).
GRIM DEATH AND BILL THE ELECTROCUTED CRIMINAL: This distinctive, off-beat drama relies on the novel by Mike Mignola (Hellboy) and NY Occasions best-selling creator Thomas Sniegoski (Fallen, The Remy Chandler Novels) a couple of supernatural vigilante who, alongside together with his butler Pym and nearly-dead sidekick Invoice, rights wrongs and brings evildoers to justice in service of the angel of demise. Sniegoski is adapting and producing with Mignola and Pete Donaldson.
THE WITCHES OF ECHO PARK: Amber Benson (Buffy The Vampire Slayer) adapts her well-liked ebook collection a couple of secret coven of witches dwelling in Echo Park. Pete Donaldson produces together with Benson.
THE DYING IMMORTAL: In an unprecedented collaboration with The SETI (Seek for Further-Terrestrial Intelligence) Institute, award-winning podcast creator Mac Rogers (The Message, LifeAfter, Steal The Stars) writes a science-based story about mankind’s first encounter with an alien lifeform. BOOM Built-in (Good Evening Tales for Insurgent Women), Mike Sword (Legends Of The Deep) and Kevin Fox (Elevating Kanan) produce together with Rogers and The SETI Institute.
IN THE BLOOD: On this taut supernatural thriller, a newlywed meets her husband’s insular New England household and discovers a generations-old secret that threatens each her life and the lifetime of her unborn baby. Written and produced by Ben Acker & Ben Blacker (Supernatural, The Thrilling Journey Hour).
The studio additionally introduced the next unscripted tasks:
GHOST STORIES: From Jonathan Hirsch and award-winning podcast studio Neon Hum (Bag Man, The Factor About Pam, This Land), this unscripted investigative collection follows journalist Jake Flanagin and his producer Natalie Rinn as they take an immersive have a look at unresolved tales of supernatural, paranormal and different unexplained phenomena. Hirsch and Neon Hum produces. Jake Flanagin hosts.
MYTH SEEKER: What’s extra terrifying than scary fiction? Scary reality! Take a deep dive with scientist-turned-audio-producer Diane Hope on this weekly exploration of the mysterious creatures of recent delusion, legend and lore. Dodging hoax proof and doubtful sightings, Hope weaves an immersive sonic journey via the worlds of science and tradition, psychology and storytelling, to dig out the reality behind the legend. As a result of nothing is extra scary… than the reality. Produced and hosted by Diane Hope (Ghost City, Right here Be Dragons).
THIS IS KINDA F’D UP: From Tatiana King and BenHaMeen, the artistic minds behind the award-winning ForAllNerds media collective, comes a weekly discuss present that takes a deep dive into style and pop content material, creators, and tradition. THIS IS KINDA F’D UP will discover the methods during which media and leisure creates tropes and patterns in storytelling, and the way we are able to transfer ahead into the long run with a clearer give attention to variety, inclusion, fairness, and illustration. Tatiana King and BenHaMeen produce and host.
About Echoverse: Echoverse is a next-generation podcast studio specializing in science fiction, supernatural and fantasy audio experiences. The primary-of-its-kind studio is funded by Whalerock—the leisure firm based by Lloyd Braun—together with particular person buyers. Mark Stern, former president of authentic content material at Syfy, serves as president.
About Whalerock Industries:
Whalerock Industries is a West Hollywood-based manufacturing and consulting firm based by Lloyd Braun. Whalerock consultants assist manufacturers to innovate and develop their companies by considering like an leisure firm. Their transformative digital, content material and advertising methods ship clear enterprise outcomes by turning clients into followers.
Whalerock Studios produces highly-acclaimed and well-liked unscripted collection, together with BattleBots (Discovery), Hyperdrive (Netflix), Savage Builds (Discovery) and Ravi Patel’s Pursuit of Happiness (HBO Max).
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