TwinStar Entertainment was founded in 2003 by Los Angeles based writer/producer Russell Werdin to create and develop original stories for film, animation and television. In 2005, the company opened offices on the 25th floor at Fox Plaza, Century City and created a working relationship with ABC Family Channel, Life Time Network, Scholastic and successfully optioned New York Best Seller Author books for the production of two television movies. During the above period, the company additionally created an animation project in association with an award nominated director. The company currently co-funds development of select new projects and seeks to option scripts by established writers based mainly on true life stories for both film and television to be co-produced with established financiers and filmmaker partners.