Pandemic thriller from Georgeville, Overbrook poised for straight-to-series order
producer Marc Rosen, is backed by Indian conglom Reliance Entertainment company and another Reliance subsidiary, London-based Motion Picture Capital, run by Leon Clarance and Deepak Nayar. The company has made a splash after barely six months in business because it has the ability to finance its own projects. Georgeville is focused on developing high-end projects with international appeal that command straight-to-series orders. Jim Goodman, Georgeville’s newly appointed exec veep of business affairs, brokered the deal with ABC. Straczynski is renowned in sci-fi circles as the steward of the enduring “Babylon 5″ series/telepic franchise. In recent years he’s fielded numerous features and the 2002-04 Showtime series “Jeremiah.” Overbrook and Straczynski are repped by CAA.