Susan Solomon-Shapiro, who has spent the last seven years at Principato-Young, has just left to join management and production firm Circle of Confusion where she will work with directors and writers.
All clients will come with her. They include: Rebecca Thomas (Little Mermaid), Deiderik van Rooijen (Cadaver), Amy Berg (Deliver Us From Evil, West Of Memphis), Natalie Chaidez, (Twelve Monkeys, Hunters), Ashley Miller (Thor, Black Sails), Zack Stentz (The Flash, Booster Gold, X-Men First Class), Phillip Buiser (Bates Motel), Matthew Federman and Stephen Scaia (Limitless, Y-The Last Man), Dan Marshall (Home Is Burning), Bryce Kass (Lizzie Borden) Mike Makowsky (I Think We’re Alone Now) David Elliot and Paul Lovett (Knightfall, GI Joe: The Rise Of Cobra), Bryan Q. Miller (Sleepy Hollow, Defiance) and Ashley Bradley (Troll Hunters).
“Susan’s incredible taste and focus on genre, action, drama, in addition to her desire to represent and support strong female voices across all mediums makes for an ideal fit here. Coming to Circle Of Confusion was a natural evolution for her and her clients,” said the partners in a joint statement.
Before Principato-Young, Solomon-Shapiro was an agent in the Feature Lit Dept. at The Endeavor Agency.
Circle of Confusion produces both The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead for AMC, Powers (Sony Playstation) and Outcast (Cinemax). It is currently in production on Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency for the BBC America.