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Ryan Cunningham

Literary Manager, Anonymous Content; producer Slender Man
Ryan Cunningham is a literary manager and producer at Anonymous Content. Ryan began his career in physical production as a PA on several films and TV shows shooting in New Orleans while he attended Tulane University. After graduating, Ryan moved to Los Angeles where he worked in the story department at New Regency and at Stratus Films.

He joined the Metropolitan Talent Agency in 2005 as an assistant and was promoted to coordinator in the literary department. He moved to Madhouse Entertainment in late 2006, soon after the company’s inception, as a junior manager and was promoted to full manager in 2009.

In 2019, Ryan made the move to Anonymous Content as a manager and producer. Ryan represents a stable of writers and writer/directors in the TV, film and publishing worlds.

His clients include Scott Beck & Bryan Woods (A QUIET PLACE, HAUNT, Stephen King’s THE BOOGEYMAN), David Birke (Paul Verhoeven’s ELLE), Phil Gelatt (LOVE, DEATH, + ROBOTS), Daniel Goldhaber & Isa Mazzei (CAM), Lynn Maxcy (THE HANDMAID’S TALE), Adam Penn (USA’s MR. ROBOT and FX’s AMERICAN HORROR STORY), Jonathan Igla (Disney/Marvel’s upcoming HAWKEYE series), Sang Kim (Netflix’s upcoming JUPITER’S LEGACY) and Drew Daywalt (best-selling author of THE DAY THE CRAYONS QUIT), among others.

Ryan Executive Produced Sony / Screen Gems’ feature SLENDER MAN. He’s also developing John Scalzi’s award winning sci-fi book series OLD MAN’S WAR as a feature for Netflix, and has several other TV and film projects in various stages of development.

He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and two children and doesn’t sleep much.