About Adler Entertainment Trust (AET)

Jonathan R. Adler (CEO) and Michael Adler (V.P. Creative) are partners in AET – a production company dedicated to adapting Warren Adler’s vast library of 56 novels, numerous plays and 100 short stories into entertainment for all media including film, television, live stage and podcasts – domestic and international.

In addition to the film remake, AET is involved in producing a new live stage version of The War of the Roses (adapted by acclaimed writer Peter Tolan and directed by Jason Alexander) scheduled to premiere in London’s West End during the last quarter of 2024.

Some of the current projects in active development include: The Children of the RosesThe Untitled Fiona Fitzgerald Detective Series (based on the 8 book series), Target Churchill/Mission ChurchillLittle Black DressTorture ManThe Third Door (starring and co-produced by Anna Camp), Residue (written and directed by Vondie Curtis-Hall), Funny BoysFlanagan’s Pursuit (based on the two book series), Never too Late for Love (a short story collection that inspired the PBS American Playhouse trilogy called The Sunset Gang, that garnered Doris Roberts an Emmy nomination), Random Hearts (previously adapted into the 1999 feature starring Harrison Ford and Kristen Scott Thomas) now being developed as a TV series, and Trans Siberian Express and Trans Mongolian Express.

Press Releases

Adler Entertainment Trust Publishes a Trio of New Books

Adler Entertainment Trust Partners with Todd Lieberman’s Hidden Pictures on a Co-Production Slate Deal

Benedict Cumberbatch and Olivia Colman to Star in Jay Roach’s ‘The Roses’ for Searchlight Pictures