The Chainsmokers to Produce Movie Based on Song 'Paris'

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"Pitch Perfect" creator Mickey Rapkin will pen the screenplay.

From track of the summer season to studio characteristic, The Chainsmokers are set to supply a film primarily based on their standard monitor "Paris."

Drew Taggart and Alex Pall are growing a characteristic primarily based their hit single with Mickey Rapkin, the creator who wrote the e book that was the inspiration for the Pitch Perfect franchise, is about to write down the screenplay for Tri-Star. 

The Chainsmokers launched will produce the characteristic via their newly shaped Kick The Habit Productions banner. Dan Marcus, a former Digital Media agent at UTA, has been named COO and president and can oversee improvement and manufacturing for the corporate, with Adam Alpert, the duo’s supervisor and CEO of Disruptor Records, will function CEO.

Taggart, Pall, and Marcus will produce Paris with Entertainment 360. Nicole Brown and Nick Krishnamurthy will oversee the undertaking for Tri-Star.

"We are past thrilled to have launched Kick The Habit Productions as we proceed to bridge the hole between our total creative imaginative and prescient, the leisure business as an entire and our followers. The age of being solely a musician is over and we're excited to go all-in on this enterprise to curate, produce and create significant tasks,” mentioned Taggart and Pall in a joint assertion. 

Added Marcus: “Drew and Alex have a deep connection to their followers, not solely via their music, however via what they stand for and symbolize: transcending preconceived limitations, pursuing one’s ardour, entrepreneurialism, and a dedication to residing an genuine life. They don’t simply sing about these themes of their hit songs -- it's who they're." 

The Chainsmokers are repped by CAA; Rapkin is represented by UTA and Management 360.

This article was initially revealed by The Hollywood Reporter.