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Adam Kolbrenner

producer Prisoners, Deadfall; Literary Manager, Lit Entertainment
Adam Kolbrenner is the founder of Lit Entertainment Group, a newly launched literary management and
production company based in Century City, CA. Previously Kolbrenner co-founded Madhouse
Kolbrenner produced Oscar-nominated film, Prisoners, for Warner Bros/Alcon Entertainment, written by Lit
client Aaron Guzikowski. Kolbrenner also executive produced Netflix’s recent holiday film, Christmas
Chronicles starring Kurt Russell, written by Lit client Matt Lieberman based on an original idea by Designated
Survivor creator David Guggenheim, another Lit client who also served as an executive producer on the film.
In film, Kolbrenner is next producing Fox’s Free Guy, along with Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter. The film,
starring Ryan Reynolds and directed by Shawn Levy, is an original spec from Lit client Matt Lieberman that
was sold in a competitive situation. Kolbrenner is also producing Skydance’s Ghost Draft, an original sci-fi
tentpole film written by Lit client Zach Dean, with David Goyer also producing. Kolbrenner also will serve as
executive producer on the recently ordered TNT/Scott Free sci-fi series, Raised by Wolves, with its first two
episodes helmed by Ridley Scott. The original series hails from Lit client Aaron Guzikowski, who will serve as
creator and showrunner.
Kolbrenner is a member of the PGA. As the top representative (manager or agent) of all Black List
screenwriters cumulative in the history of the annual Black List, Kolbrenner has distinguished himself in
discovering new voices.
On the Lit management side, Kolbrenner reps top creators and filmmakers in the industry, including Dave
Andron (Snowfall); Josh Campbell & Matt Stuecken (10 Cloverfield Lane); Mikki Daughtry & Tobias Iaconis
(the upcoming The Children from New Line, and CBS Films’ Five Feet Apart); Craig Doyle (Grown-ish); Liz
Garcia (Disney’s Princess Diaries 3, writer/director of One Percent More Humid); Aaron Guzikowski (Prisoners,
Raised by Wolves); David Guggenheim (Safe House, Designated Survivor); Matt Lieberman (the
upcoming Addams Family and Playing with Fire); Justin Marks (Disney’s Jungle Book, Top Gun 2 and
Starz’s Counterpart); Sascha Penn (Creed 2); Nicole Perlman (Guardians of the Galaxy, Captain Marvel and
writer/director of The Slows); Justin Rhodes (the upcoming Terminator film from Tim Miller;
and Robocop from Neil Blomkamp); Ed Ricourt (Now You See Mefranchise); Greg Russo (Mortal Kombat);
Hayley Schore & Dr. Roshan Sethi (The Resident); Kerem Sanga (First Girl I Loved, upcoming The Violent
Heart); Jason Smilovic & Todd Katzberg (Condor, War Dogs); Gaia Violo (Absentia).
He lives in Encino, CA with his artist wife Loryn, their daughter Georgia and three dogs, Stella, Walter
and Lucy