Original and Adapted Film and TV Work by Benjamin Percy
Starz is developing a series created by Ben called Black Gold, a crime drama about the North Dakota oil boom — with Fremantle producing and James Ponsoldt is attached to direct the pilot. Read more about it here.
Ben is currently adapting Red Moon as a series with Oscar-winner Akiva Goldsman (A Beautiful Mind, I am Legend, Winter’s Tale) and producer Ilene Staple.
Ben is currently adapting his novel The Wilding into a screenplay for director Tanya Wexler (Hysteria).
- Adapted by writer/director James Ponsoldt (“Off the Black”)
- One of five screenplays workshopped at the invite-only Sundance Institute’s Screenwriter’s Lab, 2007
- Winner, Lynn Auerbach Award, 2007
- One of twelve finalists for the Sundance/NHK International Filmmakers Award, with the winner to be announced at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival
- Filmmaker James Ponsoldt is working to put together a team for the filming of “Refresh, Refresh” on-site in Central Oregon.