"You couldn't ask for a better mentor than John. He has this way of finding little gems in your creative process and really aims to give those nuances more layers, more color, and more meaning. He also has this remarkable way of encouraging you to take creative risks, but always values your thoughts and your voice. All that and he's just an overall great guy. Love the work we've done, but more important the relationship we have forged thanks to Joey and this program." - Scott C.
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.
Features - Drama, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Action, Adv
John Doherty brings development, production, and financing expertise to Cross Creek Pictures (HACKSAW RIDGE, BLACK SWAN) with the goal of producing thought-provoking and commercially viable films in a filmmaker-friendly environment. Prior to joining Cross Creek in 2010, Mr. Doherty started his career working under producer JC Spink at Benderspink (THE HANGOVER, BUTTERFLY EFFECT, AMERICAN PIE) before moving to the Motion Picture Talent Department at the William Morris Endeavor Agency. He transitioned to Adam Sandler’s Happy Madison Productions where he assisted on the development and production of Sandler’s films JUST GO WITH IT, JACK AND JILL, and THAT'S MY BOY. Mr. Doherty graduated from Duke University with a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature, a certificate in Film, and minors in Music and Theater Studies.