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Aventine Developing Behind-the-scenes Ali Project
Aventine Hill Films has joined forces with first-time author Damon Christopher Smith to co-aiuthor and develop "The Showman", Damon's unique inside look at the life of Muhammad Ali.
The coming book is agented by NY lit agent Linda Langton and expects to be out to publishers in the fall. Langton said of the project, "We are so excited to be working with author and producer extraordinaire, Rob Travalino and author Damon Smith on "The Showman" We are truly excited about our collaboration and see a long, happy and fruitful partnership going forward."
The new project is a spinoff of Aventine and Smith's other work "G Force" which tells of Damon's amazing story fighting to clean up 125th Street during the 1980's recession. Muhammad Ali's friendship and support for Damon were a big part of that as well.
About Aventine Hill Films
Founded in 2009, Aventine Hill Films is a unique and proven development and consulting company that specializes in transmedia narrative creation, producing and marketing and has created and developed tv shows for Disney and Discovery and done property engineering for companies like Hasbro, DreamWorks and Warner Brothers.
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