SERENDIPITY POINT FILMS LAUNCHES SCRIPTED TELEVISION DIVISION

ANNOUNCES PROJECTS WITH   ACADEMY AWARD® NOMINEE ROLAND JOFFE

AND GILLER PRIZE WINNER JOSEPH BOYDEN  

ALYSE ROSENBERG JOINS AS VICE PRESIDENT, TELEVISION DEVELOPMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – January 22, 2015  – Ari Lantos, Vice President of Production announced today the hiring of Alyse Rosenberg as Vice President,  Television Development.  Alyse Rosenberg will oversee development of Serendipity’s television slate.   Projects include Mata Hari, an 8 hour mini-series, written and directed by Academy Award® Nominee and Palme D’Or Winner Roland Joffe (The Mission, The Killing Fields); Thunderhouse, written by Giller Prize Winner Joseph Boyden (The Orenda, Through Black Spruce), in development with Bell Media; The Devil You Know, written by Robyn Matlin and Danielle Shamash, in development with CBC; and crime procedural Insight written by Barney’s Version screenwriter Michael Konyves.   Additional projects will be announced shortly.

“We are thrilled to further our commitment to the business of television with the addition of Alyse. Her experience and familiarity with the industry and its key players are a great match for Serendipity as we continue to expand our television interests.” said Ari Lantos.

Serendipity Point Films is a motion picture and scripted television production company. For more information, please visit www.serendipitypoint.com

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