|Occupation||Screenwriter, director, producer|
Blake Masters is an American writer, director, and producer of films and television series. He is the creator of the Showtime television series Brotherhood, developer of the NBC television series Law & Order: LA, and co-executive producer and writer of the NBC television series Crossbones.
Life and career
Masters grew up in New England. Before creating Brotherhood, Masters made a living selling screenplays to studios. However, he never was able to get an original project produced. Brotherhood was initially conceived as a feature film; after some input, Masters decided to adapt it into a television series. He wrote the 2013 film 2 Guns, directed by Baltasar Kormákur and starring Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg.
- Keveny, Bill (2006-07-05). "In the small world of Brotherhood, blood is thick". USA Today. Retrieved 2008-04-02.
- Braun, Kyle. "Blake Masters Interview - Brotherhood". UGO. Archived from the original on April 2, 2007. Retrieved 2012-03-18.
- Terri Lee Sylvester, "Washington And Wahlberg: 2 Hunks Of Fun!" CBS Detroit, August 3, 2013.
- Warren, Andrew. "A Tennesse tale: Dolly Parton's most famous story is coming to the screen". TV Media.
- Blake Masters at the Internet Movie Database
- Interview at About.com
- Showtime Brotherhood site, special features section, featuring interviews with Masters
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