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Martin Bruce Adelstein is an American television producer. Before becoming a producer, he was a partner at the Endeavor Talent Agency, where he was one of the founding members. As of 2019, Adelstein is the CEO and founder of Tomorrow Studios, a joint venture between Adelstein and ITV.
Years as an agent
Adelstein has represented writer David E. Kelley for over 20 years. He discovered Kelley after he read his script called "From the Hip" and brought him to Los Angeles to work on his first show LA Law. He also discovered Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson while representing the WWE. Adelstein booked him to host Saturday Night Live and the show received the highest rating in 10 years. He was subsequently put in the film The Mummy Returns where he received 5 million dollars for 5 minutes of screen time as The Scorpion King. He also brought actress/writer Tina Fey to the agency as well as writers Bonnie and Terry Turner who went on to create 3rd Rock from the Sun and That '70s Show.
Years as a producer
Adelstein has produced many television series, including the hit MTV series Teen Wolf (2011 TV Series), NBC series Aquarius, the critically acclaimed 2011 film Hanna and the ABC/Fox sitcom Last Man Standing.
- Prison Break
- Teen Wolf
- Last Man Standing
- Good Behavior
- Supreme Courtships
- Black Christmas
- Point Pleasant
- Tru Calling
- Mr. Ed
Tomorrow Studios currently is producing the TV adaptation of the acclaimed film Snowpiercer for TNT to premiere in summer 2019 and Hanna, an adaptation of the movie that Adelstein produced. Also going to production are several iconic anime that Tomorrow Studios has acquired from Japan. Two of which will be announced in the next month and will be in production at Netflix in 2019.
Awards and nomination
FOX Production Awards 2008(Best Long Term Show)
- "Marty Adelstein Biography". 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-13.