Cathy Konrad

Insurgent signs first-look with Zoo exec

LA-based Insurgent Media has signed a first-look deal with veteran film and TV producer Cathy Konrad, whose series include CBS summer drama Zoo. They are together developing Cicada 3301, which is a transmedia espionage thriller series based around the true events of a global online codebreaking phenomenon of the same name The series will ultimately […]

Halloween treat as MTV confirms Scream

Youth-skewed channel MTV has taken its TV adaptation of horror movie franchise Scream to series. A 10-episode series is scheduled to hit the air in October 2015, with MTV coproducing with Dimension TV, the television unit of Scream studio Dimension Films. Harvey and Bob Weinstein will executive produce, alongside Tony DiSanto, Liz Gateley, Marianne Maddalena, […]

CBS lines up James Patterson drama

US broadcaster CBS has gone straight-to-series on an adaptation of James Patterson novel Zoo ahead of a summer 2015 launch. Thirteen-parter Zoo will be based on the novel, which is a global thriller about a renegade scientist who battles to uncover a mystery surrounding a wave of increasingly sophisticated and violent animal attacks against humans. […]