Scott/Burns Productions, in partnership with Appledown Films has acquired the motion picture rights to “Cast No Shadow” a biography by Mary S. Lovell (author of “Amelia” the feature starring Hilary Swank). Craig Gerber is set to pen the screenplay. Edward J. Scott & Brendan Burns will produce with Larry Spiegel and Judy Goldstein.
The spellbinding true story of “Betty” Pack, American debutante turned spy who, with seductive ingenuity, became one of a handful of World War II super spies. She was an unsung heroine whose genius, intellect and stunning beauty served as an effective weapon against Nazi domination. Betty Pack literally changed the course of WWII.
*.... Under Lovell’s skilful handling Pack emerges as a woman of extraordinary courage, daring, intelligence, and character. In short, the perfect spy…" - A.J.A. Binker, ‘Critical Thinking’ Santa Rosa
* " ........ fast-paced narrative describes such events as Pack’s role in cracking the German Enigma enciphering machine …[and] concludes that Pack’s life, whatever its flaws, is the story of a woman who did not let down the side…"