APA partner David Saunders inked Kraig Wenman after meeting the scribe through X-Men and Transformers producer Tom DeSanto. Wenman worked on the screenplay for DeSanto’s re-imagining of the millennium-old Chinese story Creation Of The Gods, a China co-production the producer hopes will be his next global hit franchise. Wenman’s credits include the upcoming feature Absolute Deception, Zephyr Springs and a dozen TV movies. He is additionally repped by Zero Gravity Management.
EXCLUSIVE: Tom DeSanto has teamed with David Ranes, Grace Roeder Oppenheimer, and Wayne Duband to form New Myth Entertainment. The intention is to hatch tentpole fare, along with some filmmaker driven small films. DeSanto’s writing and producing credits include X-Men and Transformers, and he was right there at the inception of both of those projects which have done billions in box office and merchandising. DeSanto is currently writing and producing his re-imagining of the millennium-old Chinese story, Creation Of The Gods, with YiSang Media, with plans of it being his next global film franchise.
New Myth is currently developing several big properties that include Faces, a high concept action thriller, with DeSanto and Ranes producing. “When a young genius invents infallible facial recognition software he uncovers a millennia old global conspiracy that threatens to throw the planet into chaos and a new World War,” DeSanto said.