Feature Story Sunday, Oct 1, 2017
The Way the West Was Fun
Vancouver company lands Last Kids On Earth contract
By Submitted by Nicole Pender, T-Bird Productions/Photo Ruby Brallier
Author Max Brallier created The Last Kids on Earth.
hunderbird Entertainment announced today that its animation studio Atomic Cartoons has optioned the rights to bring Max Brallierís New York Times bestselling book series The Last Kids on Earth to television.
will write the animated series and Executive Produce alongside
Atomicís Jennifer McCarron and Matthew Berkowitz. Atomic is already
at work with Max on bringing The
Last Kids on Earth to screens everywhere.
Itís a hilarious series filled with wisecracking kids, crazy gadgets, and a lifetime supply of zombies and giant-sized monsters that has been described as Diary of a Wimpy Kid meets The Walking Dead.
MAX BRALLIER is the New York Times bestselling author of more than thirty books and games, including the middle-grade series The Last Kids on Earth. Under the pen name Jack Chabert, Max is the creator of the Eerie Elementary series for Scholastic Books and author of the New York Times bestselling graphic novel Poptropica: Mystery of the Map. He is the creator of Galactic Hot Dogs, a middle-grade adventure series, and has written books for properties including LEGO, Adventure Time, Regular Show, and Steven Universe.
has written for adults, including the pick-your-own-path series
Can YOU Survive the Zombie Apocalypse? and an entry in the
zombie anthology Nights of the Living Dead. In the olden
days, Max was a game designer for the virtual world Poptropica
and worked in marketing at St. Martin's Press. Max lives in New York
with his wife, Alyse, and daughter Lila.