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Sierra/Affinity likes ‘How It Ends’

Shingle will develop, finance action/thriller

Sierra/Affinity is developing and financing action thriller “How It Ends” with a screenplay by Brooks McLaren.

Project will be produced by Paul Schiff and Tai Duncan via the Paul Schiff Prods.

“How It Ends” centers on an expectant father on a dangerous cross-country journey home after apocalypse strikes. It’s McLaren’s first screenplay and appeared on the 2010 Black List.

Kelly McCormick, Sierra/Affinity’s VP of production and development, will oversee the project. Sierra/Affinity will handle international sales.

Two-month-old Sierra/Affinity — led by Nick Meyer and Marc Schaberg — is a film finance, production, and foreign sales company created from the combination of Sierra Pictures and Affinity International.

McLaren is repped by ICM and George Heller of Principato-Young.

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