GREEN APPLE ENTERTAINMENT ACQUIRES ALL INTERNATIONAL RIGHTS TO “I REALLY HATE MY EX” STARRING LEON AND DARIN DEWITT HENSON
BOCA RATON, FL (September 14, 2015) – Joshua K. Carpenter, Head of Acquisition & Sales of Green Apple Entertainment, today announced the company’s acquisition of all Non-USA/Canada rights to Troy Byer’s “I Really Hate My Ex” (Leon, Darrin Dewitt Henson, Chris Spencer, Shari Headley, Daphne Duplex, Tomiko Fraser, Brenda Web, Troy Byer) from Archway West Productions. Lionsgate holds the USA and Canadian rights.
Synopsis: “How far would you go to get over your ex? After recent bad relationships with men, best friends Brea, Wendy,and Jessica wants answers, so they decided to kidnap their exes and hold them hostage until they get them! After the kidnappers share their story in an internet chat room, they become a worldwide sensation, as millions cheer on their battle of the exes in this screamingly funny comedy of seduction and abduction.”
Carpenter stated: “Troy Byer is a fantastic filmmaker and it is evident from Warner Bros grossing over $22,000,000 in the box office with her previous film “Love Don’t Cost A Thing” by Alcon Entertainment. We look forward to this film’s International potential success while leveraging Lionsgate’s USA and Canada release strategy and exposure.”
Green Apple Entertainment plans to feature the film during AFM, 4Q, in November 2015.
About Green Apple Entertainment:
Green Apple Entertainment is a leading, worldwide sales agent, distributor and aggregator of quality, independent entertainment. With a diverse catalogue of more than 200 titles, the company acquires film, television and entertainment content from today’s independent talent and the work of recognizable directors, producers, and writers.
Founded in 2005 by 30-year industry veteran Tim Warren, Green Apple Entertainment has established and continues to nurture new relationships for product placement into the marketplace. With an array of genres and acquiring all rights from select limited theatrical to broadcast, PPV, cable/satellite/telco VOD, TVOD/EST, SVOD, AVOD, ancillary, and home video, the company’s mission is to unearth first-rate content, cultivate superior product, and deliver them through traditional platforms and evolving new media to a wide variety of audiences for a fresh viewing experience. For additional information, go to: www.greenappleent.com.
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