Screenwriter and playwright Vince McKewin has signed with United Talent Agency, where he’ll be repped by a team of agents that includes Jeremy Zimmer, Dan Aloni, John Lesher and Marty Bowen.
McKewin’s credits include Columbia’s “Fly Away Home” and the upcoming “The Climb” for indie Spell Bound Entertainment. He currently is working on “King of the Park” with helmer Tom Shadyac attached to direct for Imagine Entertainment, as well as the upcoming “Wonderful World of Disney” TV project “Samburu,” which McKewin will rewrite and direct.
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Author Christopher Pike has signed with Vincent Gerardis of the Agency for the representation of his entire 50-volume collection of bestselling young adult books, including the “Spooksville” series. Gerardis will rep the TV and film rights of the books, which have sold more than 60 million copies to date.
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Andrea P. Newman has joined Metropolitan Talent Agency as an agent in the literary department, where she’ll work under department head Marc Pariser. Newman joins Metropolitan from the Amsel, Eisenstadt & Frazier agency.