PROJECTS IN DEVELOPMENT
VALLEY GIRLtalkington wrote the remake of the classic 80s movie "valley girl." this version is a jukebox musical using all pop songs from the 80s to tell the 'romeo and juliet' story of a valley girl and a punk from hollywood.
the movie is set to shoot in 2013 with commercial director clay weiner directing for mgm.
press announcement of as director
#HOTFUSS"hot fuss" is an original screenplay. talkington sold the pitch to disney in 2011. it was announced february, 2013 that .
PRIVATE BENJAMINtalkington wrote the "private benjamin" remake for star anna faris. the project is currently in development at new line cinema.
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KICKED, BITTEN, AND SCRATCHEDin 2011, talkington adapted amy sutherland's non-fiction books "kicked, bitten and scratched" and "what shamu taught me about life, love and marriage."
the project is in development at summit entertainment.
PRIME"prime" is a character-driven thriller set in the near future. the story explores what it means to be flawed in a world of perfection.
talkington is currently developing the script.
DEEPLY SHALLOW AND REALLY FAKE"deeply shallow and really fake" follows violet, a smart, anti-establishment, hipster teen who is forced to make her "debut" in the high gloss, high stakes dallas debutante society so that her mother and step-father will pay for college. needless to say, complications arise as she struggles to navigate through the anachronistic world of dallas' high society -- juggling men, manners and jimmy choo mules.
talkington wrote and is directing.