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The Gotham Group has dozens of feature and TV projects in development, including several with Sony Pictures Animation including “How to Live Forever” (with Mandalay) and “Secret Histories.” Gotham also has several projects at DreamWorks, Paramount and Disney, including the in-production “Dark Life,” directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Pam Pettler based on the book by Kat Falls.

Gotham just wrapped “Abduction,” with Lionsgate, Tailor Made and Vertigo, directed by John Singleton, written by Shawn Christensen and starring Taylor Lautner.

In TV, Gotham Group has projects in development at all the nets plus cablers including MTV, Oxygen and HBO. With Lionsgate TV and Olive Prods., it’s got “Good & Evel” for TBS to star the voices of Steve Buscemi and Stanley Tucci, created and written by Glenn Eichler.