Jayson Rothwell

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Film, TV & Theatre

Agent: Sean Gascoine
Assistant: Amy Sparks

Film, TV & Theatre

Jayson is British, and has been living in Los Angeles for the past 9 years. He sold his first US screenplay INVADERS to Warner Bros in 2008. He has since written scripts for Legendary, Fox, Disney, Paramount, Warner Bros, Lionsgate, Sony, and several independent studios. Jayson’s former careers include milkman, advertising copywriter, and commercials director. He directed ZEMANOVALOAD from his own script in 2004.

His latest feature is POLAR, starring Mads Mikkleson, and directed by Jonas Akerlund. Jayson currently has several films in development such as LIBERTY, BUZZ, THE CHALLENGER, and DO THE BIRDS STILL SING IN HELL? Along with the TV shows BERLINOIR for Germany, and JUICE for the UK.

He is represented by Rich Cook and Tanya Cohen at WME in the US.

Film

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POLAR

2018

Constantin Film

In Development

ProductionCompanyNotes

THE CHALLENGER

2017

Linson Ent

THE SEVEN WONDERS

2017

Fox

LIBERTY

2016

Bloom

ZODIAC

2016

Le Vision

THE LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY GENTLEMEN

2015

Fox

UNDERWORLD: BLOOD WARS

2015

Sony

40 THIEVES

2014

Fox

PATROL

2013

Paramount