Veteran literary manager Stephen Marks is joining Rain Management Group effective November 1. He comes from Evolution Management, where he has been a partner. Marks is bringing with him a client list that includes showrunners Chris Case (Legit) and Adam Small (Mad TV) and directors David Grossman (Desperate Housewives) and Jonathan Judge (Big Time Rush). In the reality space, Marks reps New Screen Concepts (Extreme Makeover) and Eddie Schmidt (Catfish). As a producer, he has several projects set up in both network and cable.
Before his stint at Evolution, Marks headed the lit department at Metropolitan Talent Agency where he packaged such scripted and reality shows as Cops and Modern Marvels. He also repped several feature writers including David Weiss and David Stem (Shrek 2) and Barry Levy (Vantage Point).
The addition of Marks follows the recent hire by Rain of veteran manager and book specialist Michael Prevett as well as the formation of production shingle Story By Entertainment. RMG partners Jonathan Baruch and Rob Wolken executive produce the recently picked up ABC Family series Stitchers.