WOF Entertainment, Inc., President Mark Lipsky Reports Substantial Film Funding for Development, Financing, Production and Distribution
NEW YORK, May 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Mark Lipsky, President of independent film company WOF Entertainment, Inc., along with producing partners Robert Agueli and RJ Konner, would like to announce a significant equity funding agreement.
Mr. Lipsky, has previously produced a number of movies for Eddie Murphy Productions that have grossed approximately $1.5 Billion at just the box office alone. Those films include “Coming to America,” “The Nutty Professor,” “Another 48 Hours,” “Boomerang,” & “Harlem Nights” to name a few. He also formerly managed the careers of Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall and Chris Rock, among others.
Said agreement will provide funding in the amount of $35 Million for the development, financing, production and distribution of a slate of films to be produced under their WOF Entertainment, Inc. banner.
The Company will be producing the large majority of its films in Puerto Rico. One of its first films will be the music driven “Up the Tempo,” to be directed by Christian Suau. Another is the romantic comedy “The Pre-Nup,” written by and to be directed by Jonathan Lynn (“My Cousin Vinny,” “The Whole Nine Yards,” etc.)
Currently the company is in post-production on a made-for-TV comedy special “Functionally Dysfunctional,” starring funny man Johnny Watson.
The WOF production team will include movie veterans Frances Lausell and Ben Loggins along with Ricardo Delgado, Lory Molino, Olga Tymshan and Jaimie Austin.