The Gotham Group is a Hollywood-based management and production company founded by Ellen Goldsmith-Vein
in 1994. The Gotham Group's literary management practice encompasses all aspects of writing and directing,
whether it be film, television, animation, publishing, journalism, or content creation.
Beginning with Tony DiTerlizzi's award-winning family adventure THE SPIDERWICK CHRONICLES, which Gotham produced for Paramount in 2008, the Gotham Group has sought out visually stunning and compelling stories that strive to entertain audiences worldwide. In the YA space, the Gotham Group produced the MAZE RUNNER trilogy for 20th Century Fox, based on James Dashner's New York Times #1 bestselling novels. The first movie in the series was released in 2014, and the series has made over $1 billion worldwide. On the prestige drama front, Gotham recently produced the father/son road trip film KODACHROME, which stars Ed Harris, Jason Sudeikis, and Elizabeth Olsen. KODACHROME is based on a New York Times article by A.G. Sulzberger, and premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, where it was acquired for distribution by Netflix, who released the film to rave reviews in April 2018.
More recently, Gotham produced the movie adaptation of Jerry Spinelli’s STARGIRL, which is one of the most beloved and acclaimed YA novels, with over a million copies in print worldwide. STARGIRL was one of the first original productions for Walt Disney Studios' new streaming platform, Disney+. Gotham also recently produced the Netflix movie ALL TOGETHER NOW, based on the novel SORTA LIKE A ROCKSTAR by Matthew Quick. We are currently In production on STARGIRL 2 for Disney+, MY BEST FRIEND'S EXORCISM for Amazon and WENDELL & WILD for Netflix