Alex Ott

Producer, Executive, Book Editor, Malachite Productions
Formats Interested In
TV
Features
Manuscripts
Shorts
Intellectual Property (IP) for Film/TV Development
Particularly Interested In

Features:
Grounded Science Fiction
Speculative Fiction
Big Ideas/Conceits
New Twists on Established Genres
Genre Mashups

Women Writers
Writers of Color
Writers Over 40
Writers with Disabilities
Neurodivergent Writers
Writers Outside LA
Authors (Fiction)
Authors (Non-Fiction)
Feature Genres
Drama
Comedy
RomCom
Sci-Fi
Action
Adventure
Fantasy
Thriller
Horror
Budget Range
All Budget Ranges
Up to $1MM
Up to $5MM
Up to $10MM
Up to $20MM
Up to $30MM
Up to $50MM
$50MM +
TV Formats
Half-Hour Pilots (single-cam)
Half-Hour Pilots (multi-cam)
One-Hour Pilots
Miniseries
Limited Series
TV Movies
TV Homes
Network
Cable
Premium Cable
Streaming
TV Genres
Drama
Comedy
RomCom
Sci-Fi
Action
Adventure
Fantasy
Thriller
Horror
Book Genres
Action
Adventure
Apocalyptic
Autobiographies
Biographies
Book Series
Buddy
Comedy
Comic Books
Coming-of-Age
Crime
Detective
Drama
Dystopian
Essays
Family-Friendly
Fantasy
Female-Driven
Futuristic
Graphic Novels
High-Concept
Historical
Historical Fiction
Horror
Inspirational
Kids/Children
Literary Fiction
Magic
Memoirs
Middle-Grade Fiction
Mystery
Non-Fiction
Paranormal
Period Piece
Personal Growth
Political
Post-Apocalyptic
Psychological
Revenge
Road Trip
Romance
Sci-Fi
Short Stories
Socially Relevant
Sports
Supernatural
Suspense
Thriller
True Crime
True Stories
Women's Fiction
Young Adult (YA) / Teen
Sub-Genres
Anthology
Biopic
Book Adaptation
Buddy
Coming-of-Age
Crime/True Crime
Dark Comedy
Documentary Adaptation
Dystopian
Episodic TV
Family-Friendly
Female-Driven
Futuristic
Ghosts
Graphic Novel Adaptation
High-Concept
Historical
Inspirational
Irreverent
Mystery
Period Piece
Political
Post-Apocalyptic
Psychological
Revenge
Road Trip
Satire
Serialized TV
Socially Relevant
Space
Sports
Supernatural
Suspense
True Story
War
Western
Workplace
Young Adult (YA)
Specifically Not Interested In

15 or 30-min Rick and Morty-type animation projects. All due respect to those, I just don't have the skills to develop these projects.

More about Alex Ott

Alex Ott is a feature film and television producer. Films that he has produced have grossed a combined $1.1 billion at the worldwide box office. He was an Executive Producer on Sony Pictures’ World War II film FURY, starring Brad Pitt, Jon Bernthal, and Logan Lerman, written and directed by David Ayer. Alex also Co-Produced SUICIDE SQUAD for Warner Bros and Atlas Entertainment. The film starred Margot Robbie, Will Smith and Jared Leto. His other producing credits include the hyper-kinetic crime thriller END OF WATCH starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Anna Kendrick; and SABOTAGE starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sam Worthington and Olivia Williams. He also worked in development capacity on the Michael Mann crime epic PUBLIC ENEMIES starring Johnny Depp and Christiane Bale, and FIGHTING starring Channing Tatum.

He was previously EVP of Development, Production & Publishing at Madefire Studios, a venture-backed digital comics studio; as well as VP of Production, Development & Publishing at The Story Factory, headed by screenwriter/producer Shane Salerno (co-writer AVATAR 2-4), where he developed HEAT 2 with Michael Mann and Don Winslow’s THE FORCE. He began his career reading scripts for Steven Soderbergh and George Clooney (MICHAEL CLAYTON, OCEAN'S Trilogy), Kevin Misher (Apple's FINCH, Amazon's COMING 2 AMERICA), and Ed Pressman (THE CROW, WALL STREET).

He is currently developing shows for Madison Square Garden Sphere Studios, a feature with Foxxhole (Jamie Foxx) and Incognegro (Billy Porter), and has set up projects with Paramount, 20th Century Studios, New Regency, HBO, Fifth Season fka Endeavor Content, Wiip, Topic Studios, Tango Entertainment, and XYZ Films.

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Alex Ott, Producer, Executive, Book Editor, Malachite Productions
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