Rich hitches deal at ABC

Former radio personality pacts with Tollin/Robbins

Hoping to break into television, feature scribe Mike Rich (“Finding Forrester”) has landed a blind script deal with Tollin/Robbins Prods. at ABC.

Rich, a onetime Portland radio personality, has already partnered with Tollin/Robbins’ Mike Tollin on the upcoming Revolution Studios feature “Radio.” Tollin will direct the feature, to star Cuba Gooding Jr. and Ed Harris. Production starts in South Carolina in October.

Partners Tollin and Brian Robbins announced the deal Thursday.

“Working with Mike on ‘Radio’ was an incredible experience, and I am looking forward to collaborating with him again and everyone at Tollin/Robbins,” Rich said.

Rich’s other credits include “The Rookie” and “Miracle.” Rich and Tollin/Robbins (“Smallville,” “Birds of Prey”) are repped by UTA.

More TV

  • Bill CosbyCriminal charges against Bill Cosby

    Bill Cosby Retrial: No Verdict Reached, Jury to Reconvene Thursday

    Hoping to break into television, feature scribe Mike Rich (“Finding Forrester”) has landed a blind script deal with Tollin/Robbins Prods. at ABC. Rich, a onetime Portland radio personality, has already partnered with Tollin/Robbins’ Mike Tollin on the upcoming Revolution Studios feature “Radio.” Tollin will direct the feature, to star Cuba Gooding Jr. and Ed Harris. […]

  • Fox World Cup Broadcast Team Talks

    Fox World Cup Broadcast Team Looks to Put American Stamp on International Affair

    Hoping to break into television, feature scribe Mike Rich (“Finding Forrester”) has landed a blind script deal with Tollin/Robbins Prods. at ABC. Rich, a onetime Portland radio personality, has already partnered with Tollin/Robbins’ Mike Tollin on the upcoming Revolution Studios feature “Radio.” Tollin will direct the feature, to star Cuba Gooding Jr. and Ed Harris. […]

  • Dear White People Netflix

    TV News Roundup: Netflix Releases 'Dear White People' Season 2 Trailer (Watch)

    Hoping to break into television, feature scribe Mike Rich (“Finding Forrester”) has landed a blind script deal with Tollin/Robbins Prods. at ABC. Rich, a onetime Portland radio personality, has already partnered with Tollin/Robbins’ Mike Tollin on the upcoming Revolution Studios feature “Radio.” Tollin will direct the feature, to star Cuba Gooding Jr. and Ed Harris. […]

  • Here and Now Review

    'Here and Now' Canceled by HBO

    Hoping to break into television, feature scribe Mike Rich (“Finding Forrester”) has landed a blind script deal with Tollin/Robbins Prods. at ABC. Rich, a onetime Portland radio personality, has already partnered with Tollin/Robbins’ Mike Tollin on the upcoming Revolution Studios feature “Radio.” Tollin will direct the feature, to star Cuba Gooding Jr. and Ed Harris. […]

  • 'Queer Eye,' 'Jersey Shore' Creators Reveal

    'Queer Eye,' 'Jersey Shore' Creators Reveal How Unscripted Franchises Were Revived

    Hoping to break into television, feature scribe Mike Rich (“Finding Forrester”) has landed a blind script deal with Tollin/Robbins Prods. at ABC. Rich, a onetime Portland radio personality, has already partnered with Tollin/Robbins’ Mike Tollin on the upcoming Revolution Studios feature “Radio.” Tollin will direct the feature, to star Cuba Gooding Jr. and Ed Harris. […]

  • Forest Whitaker at the Photocall For

    Forest Whitaker to Star in Epix Drama Series 'Godfather of Harlem'

    Hoping to break into television, feature scribe Mike Rich (“Finding Forrester”) has landed a blind script deal with Tollin/Robbins Prods. at ABC. Rich, a onetime Portland radio personality, has already partnered with Tollin/Robbins’ Mike Tollin on the upcoming Revolution Studios feature “Radio.” Tollin will direct the feature, to star Cuba Gooding Jr. and Ed Harris. […]

  • Gavel Court Placeholder

    Sharp Entertainment Sets $226,000 Settlement With New York State Over Overtime Pay

    Hoping to break into television, feature scribe Mike Rich (“Finding Forrester”) has landed a blind script deal with Tollin/Robbins Prods. at ABC. Rich, a onetime Portland radio personality, has already partnered with Tollin/Robbins’ Mike Tollin on the upcoming Revolution Studios feature “Radio.” Tollin will direct the feature, to star Cuba Gooding Jr. and Ed Harris. […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content