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New Novel, CRAZY LOVE

Pegasus Publishers out of Cambridge, England, will be publishing my new novel, CRAZY LOVE, later this year. Here's a brief ...

Other-Worldly Romantic Thriller Novel Adapted into Film

Daniel Blake Smith has obtained the rights to adapt British writer SC Cunningham's novel, THE DEAL, into a feature film. ...

Interview with Casting Networks News

Check out this interview I did for 'A Day in the Life of a Screenwriter' with Casting Networks News. https://news.castingnetworks.com/a-day-in-the-life-of-a-screenwriter/?fbclid=IwAR0PJP6f6JiO5mB_9uWiinbaLwiwIubJ5scLo6kaVF7UsmwbAXFJORpbqq4

Pam Hupp Story Goes Hollywood

Fellow producer Stephanie Tobey and I signed with a major Hollywood production company to pitch my true crime thriller, PROOF, ...

Safe & Happy a Big Hit on Festival Circuit

My short film, SAFE & HAPPY, has now been selected for 25 film festivals across the country and around the ...

‘Abducted’ Producer Joins PROOF Team

Stephanie Tobey, producer of the acclaimed, highly-successful Netflix true crime documentary, ABDUCTED IN PLAIN SIGHT, has signed on to help ...

Updates on Projects in Development by Daniel Blake Smith

ST. LOUIS FILMMAKERS SHOWCASE SCREENS ‘MEMORY BOX’ AND ‘SAFE & HAPPY’

The 19th Annual St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase featured two of my short films, MEMORY BOX and SAFE & HAPPY Sunday, ...

SAFE & HAPPY EARNS 2 NOMINATIONS AT AUSTIN REVOLUTION FILM FEST

My newly-released short film, SAFE & HAPPY, won two nominations from the Austin Revolution Film Festival, Sept. 3-8:  Best U.S. ...

MAJOR NEW PROJECT: FEATURE DRAMATIC TRUE CRIME STORY

I’m writing/producing a feature film based on a fascinating true crime story about the Betsy Faria murder/Pam Hupp story–a bizarre ...

Interview with Film Critic Simon Watson on Extra Features

Had a lot of fun speaking with Toronto-based podcast Extra Features about my new short film , SAFE & HAPPY, ...

New Video Takes Viewers Behind the Scenes in the Making of “Safe & Happy”

Check out this wonderful BTS (behind the scenes) video on the making of my new short film, SAFE & HAPPY: ...

“Safe & Happy” Selected for St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase

My short film, SAFE & HAPPY, hits the festival circuit on July 14 as part of the 2019 St. Louis ...