NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, July 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Pulitzer Prize winning journalists Matt Apuzzo and Adam Goldman have optioned the rights to their book ENEMIES WITHIN to Killer Content, it was announced today. Killer Impact will co-finance and co-produce the narrative feature film and impact campaign along with Killer Films, both Killer Content companies. Keith Maitland, writer and director of SXSW Grand Jury Prize and Audience Award Winner TOWER, will pen the adaption and direct the film. Stuart Rich will Executive Produce, along with Adrienne Becker and Rachel Gould for Killer.
ENEMIES WITHIN could not be more timely. The Investigative Journalism Prize-Winners tell the story of competing and somewhat contradictory counter-terrorism efforts around a plot set in New York City after 9/11. A real-world domestic spy story with equal doses of mystery, action and humanity, the cinematic telling will be led by Keith Maitland. His TOWER, to be released on October 12, is a similarly gripping, psychological thriller, depicting events of another moment of domestic terror where the best of humanity overcame the worst.
Killer Content is a multi-platform media company producing award-winning entertainment with a curated group of storytellers and brands. The company is comprised of Killer Films, a film and television production company for entertainment, Killer Films Media, a brand content and campaign strategy company, and Killer Impact, social impact producers committed to inspiring change.
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