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Writing partners James Iver Mattson and Barbara Brauner have been working together since their first feature script, Fluffy – about a very bad cat – sold to Disney.

Their romantic comedy spec script, Deliver Us From Eva, was produced by Focus Features and stars LL Cool J and Gabrielle Union.

They have also sold scripts to Fox 2000 and Paramount, and have been staff writers at Disney Feature Animation.

In addition to screenplays, they are the authors of a successful tween novel series called Oh My Godmother about an ordinary girl who accidentally becomes a fairy godmother. Published by Disney/Hyperion, there are three books so far.

They co-wrote the Hallmark Channel movie, Marrying Mr. Darcy,¬†which aired in June, 2018, and had the highest “June Weddings” ratings in Hallmark History. They also wrote the script for the Hallmark Movies and Mysteries feature,¬†Northern Lights of Christmas, which aired in December, 2018 with the highest household ratings for any original movie premiere in HMM history. They are currently working on a new Hallmark project; the subject is top-secret, but it does have a happy ending.

The team is represented by The Gersh Agency.

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