TwinStar Entertainment was founded in 2003 by Los Angeles based writer/producer Russell Werdin to create and develop original youth based stories for film and animation. In 2005, the company opened offices at FOX Plaza, Century City, and created working relationships with ABC Family Channel, Life Time Network, Scholastic, Inc. and other distributors for television and film projects that included adaption of novels by two New York Best Seller authors. The company currently focuses on book to film, feature development and production, limited series television and animation. The company will consider co-funded development on select projects with established writers, filmmakers and entertainment partners.