Contemporary mid budget comedies and rom coms, smart YA with an edge, thrillers and true crime with international appeal, prestige dramas, contemporary true stories, writer/director driven (A24, Neon) features.
Prestige limited series (like Mare of Easttown, The Queens Gambit) true crime & thrillers (Zero, Zero, Zero) grounded sci-fi and smart horror, contemporary comedies (Fleabag), true stories based on IP.
Westerns. We are not looking at projects under 5M unless they are writer/director driven (think A24 or Neon).
Christian Taylor is an independent producer and the founder of Taylor Lane Productions. Taylor Lane develops, packages, and arranges financing for feature films and television with a focus on filmmaker-driven, commercially minded stories for global audiences. Christian has spent over a decade in the entertainment industry, working in talent and literary management at Industry Entertainment and Lighthouse Entertainment, and in development at Imagine Entertainment.
Recent credits include the supernatural thriller DREAMKATCHER (2020 - Lionsgate) written by Dan V. Shea, directed by Kerry Harris and starring Radha Mitchell, Henry Thomas and Lin Shaye, MEASURE OF A MAN (2018 - Lionsgate) written by David Scearce (A Single Man), directed by Jim Loach and starring Donald Sutherland, Judy Greer, Luke Wilson, Blake Cooper and Liana Liberato and HICK (2012 - Phase 4 Films) written by Andrea Portes, directed by Derick Martini and starring Chloe Grace Moretz, Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne, Blake Lively, Alec Baldwin and Juliette Lewis.
Taylor's upcoming slate includes the biographical drama THE SPECIES with Justin Chadwick (Tulip Fever) attached to direct, the horror comedy LITTLE INDIA by Raj Balu, which is set up at Village Roadshow Pictures and the apocalyptic thriller BEFORE I'M GONE with Ivan Kavanagh (Son) attached to direct. TV projects in development include CRYPTO, WY by Alexandra Tran and the Untitled Karla Turner project (based on her books), a grounded sci-fi drama by Michael Kogge Taylor is packaging with WME. Taylor's films have screened at premiere film festivals around the world, including the Toronto International Film Festival, the Rome Film Festival Alice nella Citta, Zlín Film Festival (2019 Best Youth Performance Award for Blake Cooper) and the International Young Audience Film Festival Ale Kino in Poland.
Private Month Mentorship
Each month mentorship kicks off with a preliminary 15-min. call to set expectations and lay out strategy for the month. Writer will have unlimited email access with executive plus 4x one-hour consultations with the exec. Exec will read up to 4 scripts in one month (different drafts of the same script or 4 different scripts) and conduct 4x one-hour story notes calls. Calls will also include pitch preps, brand preps and career strategy.
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