Justin Lin to Produce Adaptation of Doc ‘Battered Bastards of Baseball’

Justin Lin has acquired remake rights to the documentary “Battered Bastards of Baseball” that Todd Field is in talks to write and direct.

Lin will self-finance and produce the pic through his Perfect Storm banner.

The docu follows Bing Russell who in 1973 created the only independent baseball team in America at the time, the Portland Mavericks.

Lin is repped by CAA and Cinetic Management. Field is repped by CAA.

More Film

  • Laurence Herszberg

    Series Mania to Host Writers Campus for Up-and-Coming European Talent

    Justin Lin has acquired remake rights to the documentary “Battered Bastards of Baseball” that Todd Field is in talks to write and direct. Lin will self-finance and produce the pic through his Perfect Storm banner. The docu follows Bing Russell who in 1973 created the only independent baseball team in America at the time, the […]

  • Oscars 2016 Red Carpet Placeholder

    How to Watch 2018 Oscar Nominations Live Online

    Justin Lin has acquired remake rights to the documentary “Battered Bastards of Baseball” that Todd Field is in talks to write and direct. Lin will self-finance and produce the pic through his Perfect Storm banner. The docu follows Bing Russell who in 1973 created the only independent baseball team in America at the time, the […]

  • Wanda Legendary Partnership China and Hollywood

    Legendary Hires Jiang Wei for China Role

    Justin Lin has acquired remake rights to the documentary “Battered Bastards of Baseball” that Todd Field is in talks to write and direct. Lin will self-finance and produce the pic through his Perfect Storm banner. The docu follows Bing Russell who in 1973 created the only independent baseball team in America at the time, the […]

  • Time Share (Tiempo Compartido)

    Sundance Film Review: 'Time Share'

    Justin Lin has acquired remake rights to the documentary “Battered Bastards of Baseball” that Todd Field is in talks to write and direct. Lin will self-finance and produce the pic through his Perfect Storm banner. The docu follows Bing Russell who in 1973 created the only independent baseball team in America at the time, the […]

  • Former Canal Plus CEO Rodolphe Belmer

    Former Canal Plus CEO Rodolphe Belmer Joins Netflix's Board of Directors

    Justin Lin has acquired remake rights to the documentary “Battered Bastards of Baseball” that Todd Field is in talks to write and direct. Lin will self-finance and produce the pic through his Perfect Storm banner. The docu follows Bing Russell who in 1973 created the only independent baseball team in America at the time, the […]

  • British Competition Watchdog Warns Against Fox

    British Competition Watchdog Says Fox Takeover of Sky Not in Public Interest

    Justin Lin has acquired remake rights to the documentary “Battered Bastards of Baseball” that Todd Field is in talks to write and direct. Lin will self-finance and produce the pic through his Perfect Storm banner. The docu follows Bing Russell who in 1973 created the only independent baseball team in America at the time, the […]

  • Korea’s Ex-Culture Minister Jailed for Operating

    Korea’s Ex-Culture Minister Jailed for Operating Talent Blacklist

    Justin Lin has acquired remake rights to the documentary “Battered Bastards of Baseball” that Todd Field is in talks to write and direct. Lin will self-finance and produce the pic through his Perfect Storm banner. The docu follows Bing Russell who in 1973 created the only independent baseball team in America at the time, the […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content