Born in Detroit, raised in Phoenix and a former fashion professional in New York & Europe, Derrick Eppich has an eclectic background combined with great experience in the film and entertainment industry. Currently, he focuses on genre and prestige storytelling with fresh new voices and emerging filmmakers that best capture the independent spirit and heart.
Before joining Lee Stobby, he worked at both The Gotham Group and Energy Entertainment. As a production executive at Energy, he was instrumental in developing RUN ALL NIGHT starring Liam Neeson and OUT OF THE FURNACE starring Christian Bale. Derrick Eppich attended Arizona State University in Tempe, AZ where he earned his B.S. in Finance. He currently resides in Los Angeles, and is making a name for himself as a literature manager working alongside with Lee Stobby.
Derrick's Script Tip: Be engaging. Don't stress and be organized, but don't be afraid to let it all go.
In this special 8-Min Read Only Session, Derrick Eppich from Lee Stobby Entertainment will read your script for 8 minutes and provide a feedback report on that read that you will receive within 5 business days of the scheduled session. This is in lieu of a written or verbal pitch.
Material Due: Saturday 11/17 @ 9:00am PT
This is for writers with the below formats & genres:
Features: All Budgets
Other themes & formats that interest this exec:
After you sign up, you will receive instructions on how to submit your contact info or written pitch.
Your material/contact submission is due as soon as you are ready, but no later than 2 hours prior to the start of the session.
You will receive this exec's feedback on your pitch in 5 business days following the session unless otherwise notified.