LOS ANGELES, May 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — — VGTel, Inc.’s (OTC:VGTL) (“VGTL” or the “Company”) wholly owned subsidiary, Mike The Pike Entertainment (MTP), an IP acquisition, development and production company, is pleased to announce that it has acquired the rights to Comedy/Horror screenplay “Children of the Night: Virgin Blood” and are currently developing the script for screen with producer Jay Stern (Horrible Bosses, Rush Hour Franchise) who served as a longtime executive at New Line Cinema under Michael DeLuca and also ran Rat Entertainment (Money Talks, Horrible Bosses).
Stern is also an Executive Producer on ‘The Mice Templar’ with CEO Mark B. Newbauer and producing partner Rich Angell (details on this project pending studio approval)
The project is currently out to directors with further details under wraps.
Synopsis: a high school couple in the wake of a breakup have more than their relationship on the line when a vampire looking to make a name for himself sets his sites on one of them after discovering her unique ability, a key to his kind’s survival.
“We are thrilled to be working with Jay,” states Newbauer. His producing career spans decades and includes work as Vice President of Production at The Walt Disney Company (Hollywood Pictures), Executive VP of Production at New Line Cinema and President of Production at Rat Entertainment, among others. He has a proficient eye for story and talent and is an all around wonderful person to work with. It’s an incredible honor to work with other producers and creative execs like Jay as we make our own mark in the industry.”
Updates are forthcoming on Mike The Pike’s other projects including The Mice Templar (Image Comics) and George R.R. Martin’s (@GRRMspeaking) award winning werewolf novella, The Skin Trade, among others.
VGTL, soon to become Arowana Media Holdings, and Mike The Pike’s Option to Purchase rights to Roger Zelazny’s sci-fi/fantasy epic ‘Lord of Light’ was recently featured by Stock Investor Daily and can be viewed here:
Jay Stern’s credits can be found on IMDB at https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0827731/
Vgtel, Inc. is a Media and Entertainment Holding company with a focus on growing and investing in businesses and technology relevant to the space. Mike The Pike Entertainment is its wholly owned subsidiary with a model in IP Acquisition, Development and Production. VGTel, Inc. has plans to change the company name to Arowana Media Holdings.
About Mike The Pike Entertainment
Mike the Pike Entertainment is an IP Acquisitions and Development company with a focus that includes Feature Films, Television, New Media and Graphic Novels.
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