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Kafka Pictures signs multi-series option agreement with NY Times bestselling author, Kaylea Cross.

~ For Immediate Release ~ March, 15th, 2019

Kaylea Cross Kafka Pictures

Vancouver based production company Kafka Pictures announced today that it has secured the option for multiple novels by New York Times and USA Today Bestselling author Kaylea Cross. 

Cross has garnered wide acclaim for her edge-of-your-seat military romantic suspense novels in the series Hostage Rescue Team, The Colebrook Siblings, Crimson Point and the eagerly anticipated, soon-to-be-released series Valkyrie Vengeance. Her most successful series, Hostage Rescue Team, has sold approximately 425,000 copies to date and total book sales for the novels of Kaylea Cross exceed 1.3 million.

In a joint statement, Kafka Pictures partners Alicia Kafka and Jim Rapsas said: "The moment we started reading Kaylea's novels, we knew this was a treasure trove of fresh, pulse-pounding material that was poised to break ground on television as a brand new category of programming for female audiences."

Kaylea Cross said: "I'm beyond thrilled to be partnering with Kafka Pictures at this exciting time in their growth, with all the talent at their disposal, and so much passion for bringing the characters I love to the screen."

Kaylea Cross's work has won many awards, including the Daphne du Maurier Award For Excellence and the National Readers Choice Award. A Registered Massage Therapist by trade, Kaylea holds a bachelors degree with a double major in history and archaeology. She’s also an avid gardener, artist, Civil War buff, Special Ops aficionado, belly dance enthusiast and former nationally-carded softball pitcher. She lives in Vancouver, BC with her husband and sons.


Formed in 2018 by Producer and Director Alicia Kafka, Development Executive and Emmy Award winning Producer Jim Rapsas, Producer and Actor Lisa Durupt, and Producer and Actor, Michael Lyons, Kafka Pictures has offices in Vancouver & Los Angeles, and is committed to creating, developing and producing thoughtfully crafted films and television series that are insightfully original, and emotionally impactful.

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