Tuesday, September 6, 2011
WME Signs The Inbetweeners Representative Ben Palmer
EXCLUSIVE: Inside a competitive situation, British TV director Ben Palmer has signed with WME. Palmer be a hot commodity overnight as his feature debut, The Inbetweeners Movie, is just about the U.K.’s quickest-grossing live-action movie. Since its August. 17 release, the reduced budget flick, that was designed for under $5 million, has made nearly $60 millionat the British box-office. Palmer arrived the Inbetweeners Movie gig after pointing Seasons 2 and three from the hit Funnel 4/E4 TV comedy series The Inbetweeners, which created the feature. The series, produced by Iain Morris and Damon Beesley, four senior high school boys who're not probably the most awesome and popular although not nerdy enough to become top quality uncool, has been remade within the U.S. by MTV for any 2012 premiere. Furthermore, Palmer, who didn’t have U.S. representation, has additionally directed C4s hit comedy/biopic series Star Tales, too asBo Selecta and also the Russell Brand Show. He's repped within the United kingdom by Hugo Youthful at Independent Talent Group. The Inbetweeners Movie is slated to spread out within the U.S. on November. 25.