Emmy Nominated Director, Fred Gerber, Joins The Popchuck Chronicles
Los Angeles, December 4, 2018—Fred Gerber (CHINA BEACH, REIGN, PRISON BREAK) is attached to direct the first two films in THE POPCHUCK CHRONICLES franchise. Films are based on a 3-part Canadian book series by Paul Toffanello. Calgrove Media heads development of the feature films. Los Angeles based scribe, Aaron Greyson, will be joining the writing team alongside award winning Canadian scribe, C.A. Meyer.
THE POPCHUCK CHRONICLES takes viewers on a wild adventure where witches, ghosts, and warlocks live among us. The franchise revolves around the lives of three 12-year-olds. They are faced with grave challenges after Popchuck the Ghost exposes them to this secret life.
Toffanello has sold over 14,000 copies of the series, in Canada. The third and final book in the series was release in October 2018.
Fred Gerber is represented by APA and Course Management. Calgrove Media is represented by Ramo Law, PC. C.A. Meyer is represented by Meridian Artists. THE POPCHUCK CHRONICLES is published by Bungalow Books.