Wild Sheep Content, Studio Reaz to Adapt Top Scandi Crime Writer Emelie Schepp’s ‘Marked for Life’ (Exclusive)

Published on Dec 03, 2019

Wild Sheep Content, the L.A.-based production company of former Netflix head of international originals Erik Barmack, is teaming with France’s Studio Reaz to adapt “Marked for Life,” the debut novel by top Scandinavian crime writer Emelie Schepp featuring the damaged heroine Jana Berzelius.

The deal was signed with Joakim Hansson, CEO of Schepp’s Stockholm-based agents, Nordin Agency.

After self-publishing “Marked for Life” in 2013, Sweden’s Schepp has gone on to become one of Scandinavia’s top crime writers, selling more than 2 million copies of her novels – a huge number relative to the size of the Scandinavian market.

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Author: John Hopewell