Renegade Entertainment Developing Series Based On Candice Fox’s Bestseller ‘Gathering Dark’

Specific, Courtney Lauren Penn And Thomas Jane‘s renegade entertainment Bestselling author has acquired Candice Foxof thriller, gathering darkness, to develop as a series. The project brings the trio back together on the heels of their success with the Amazon freevy original series, troppo,

Published in March 2020, gathering darkness Centers on four women—a convicted murderer, a genius thief, a vicious gang boss and a disillusioned cop—who are, together, the only hope of a missing girl.

Dr. Blair Harbour, once a wealthy, respected pediatrician, is now having a pre-accident on his luck. She is determined to keep her nose clean and get her son’s custody back. But Blair is forced to put her newfound freedom at stake when her former classmate pleads for help to find her missing daughter. Detective Jessica Sanchez has always had a difficult relationship with the LAPD. And his legacy of a million dollar mansion as a reward for catching a killer has made him police enemy number one. His trust in Blair comes back to haunt him in real time and a game of cat and mouse begins.

It’s been 10 years since Jessica Blair was arrested for ruthless murder. So when Jessica opens the door to the disgraced doctor late at night she expects abuse, perhaps even violence. What comes next is a call for help…

Renegade and Fox’s Other Series troppoProduced in partnership with AGC TV, based on Fox’s novel, crimson lake, It centers on former cop Ted Concafee (Jane), who is falsely accused of a troubling crime, then flees to the tropics of far north Queensland, where he becomes entangled with a newly formed private investigative agency. Is. The show debuted as one of the first originals to launch on Amazon Freevy in May, following its rebranding from IMDbTV, and is currently rated 100% refresh on Rotten Tomatoes. It also launched on ABC in Australia earlier this year, to both critical and commercial success.

“Working with Courtney, Thomas and Renegade is the stuff of dreams,” said Fox gathering darkness, “They are the kind of creative team that deserves to bring richness, darkness and grit to this story.”

“Candice has a clear, inventive, and daring voice in the crime genre. She creates incredibly human, taut and unpredictable characters — first with Ted and Amanda in TROPPO — and now, four distinct, flashy, gritty and gritty characters in Gathering Dark.” With the interweaving of concerned women,” Fox said. “For a female-led production company, it’s a rare opportunity to dig deep into material that captures a group of women who couldn’t be more apart from each other, and are forced together and into their own right. unite for a common instinct – the need to reunite a mother with her missing child.”

Renegade officially launched in December of 2019, just before the pandemic, and is now active across all verticals including film, television, streaming, and graphic novels and comics. The company has previously developed and produced films including western thrillers last sonJane, starring Sam Worthington and Colson Baker, and slayerStarring Jane, Abigail Breslin and Malin Ackerman. Upcoming releases for 2022 include western thriller murder in yellowstoneThriller starring Jane, Gabriel Byrne, Isaiah Mustafa, Richard Dreyfuss, Anna Camp and Amy Garcia digIn which Jane starred with her daughter Harlow.

Fox’s first novel, hadiswon the Australian Crime Writers Association’s Ned Kelly Award for Best Debut in 2014 with its sequel eden Claiming that award the following year. He is also the author of an Australian bestseller Fall, crimson lake And redemption pointand began collaborating on novels with James Patterson in 2015 never never, black Blue, similar, liar liar And Secret,

Renegade Entertainment and Zen are represented by Paradigm; Fox by APA and Left Bank Literary in Australia.