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Production Company Fiction Riot Launches Subscription-Based Platform for Shortform Premium Videos

December 19, 2018

The company, run by former UTA agent Mike Esola, is launching its “fast fiction” platform, Ficto. The shortform video content sphere looks to be the next battleground for control over smartphone users, and one company is looking to be one of the first to stake land on that new frontier.

Fiction Riot to beat Quibi to market with Ficto for short-form video

December 19, 2018

Short-form video is the future of mobile entertainment, and Jeffrey Katzenberg isn’t the only one who thinks so. The project has 20 series currently in production, including both original and licensed content. Ficto will launch to consumers in early 2019.

Premium Short-Form Content Maker Ficto Launches; Ex-Agent Mike Esola At Helm

December 18, 2018

Fiction Riot has launched Ficto, a subscription-based platform that delivers short-form premium programming designed to be consumed through mobile usage.

BCDF Pictures Acquires Fantasy Book Series ‘The Riftwar Saga’ For TV Adaptation

September 20, 2018

BCDF Pictures has picked up the rights to Raymond E. Feist’s blockbuster fantasy book franchise The Riftwar Saga with Atomic Blonde screenwriter Kurt Johnstad aboard to adapt the first novel Magician for television.

‘Hush, Hush’ Movie Finds Its Leads In Liana Liberato & Wolfgang Novogratz

August 27, 2018

Fans of Becca Fitzpatrick’s YA novel Hush, Hush have been waiting for this one with bated breath, and we can finally announce that the stars of Kellie Cyrus’ feature adaptation of the supernatural romance saga are Liana Liberato and Wolfgang Novogratz.

Film News Roundup: Supernatural Romance Movie ‘Hush, Hush’ Taps Kellie Cyrus as Director

August 15, 2018

Television veteran Kellie Cyrus has been tapped to direct a movie adaption of Becca Fitzpatrick’s bestselling supernatural romance saga “Hush, Hush,” Variety has learned exclusively.

Tyler Hoechlin Joins Alexandra Daddario Romantic Comedy ‘Can You Keep A Secret?’

August 15, 2018

Tyler Hoechlin is boarding Can You Keep a Secret?, BCDF Pictures’ romantic comedy that stars and is executive produced by San Andreas star Alexandra Daddario.

Alexandra Daddario To Star & Executive Produce NY Times Bestseller ‘Can You Keep A Secret?’

July 24, 2018

The San Andreas and True Detective star is attached to headline and executive produce the feature adaptation of Sophie Kinsella’s New York Times 4 million-copy bestseller Can You Keep a Secret?