KINDERHOOK

by Adrian Rieder

2015 Launch Pad Pilot Alumni

About Adrian Rieder

Adrian Rieder is a New York actor/writer who has performed Off-Broadway and regionally. He received the Level One Award in Theatre from the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts, and subsequently performed at the Kennedy Center as a Presidential Scholar in the Arts. His TV appearances include UNFORGETTABLE, LAW & ORDER, SEX AND THE CITY, and a recurring role ON ALL MY CHILDREN. His play, KEEPER, was a Finalist for the Princess Grace Playwriting Award. He met his co-writer Patch when they trained together at The Juilliard School.

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Project Title

Kinderhook

Project Logline

A New York psychologist infiltrates an esoteric cult, uncovering the mystery of his own traumatic past.

This Meets That

IN TREATMENT meets MAD MEN

Why Read It?

KINDERHOOK is compelling drama about a hypnotherapist with a mysterious past. This pilot is successful at every turn: the characters are complex and full of secrets, and the narrative is well paced and intriguing. The New York setting and diverse characters will appeal to a wide demographic. The structure and pacing of the story are both terrific. Each act ends on a dramatic high note that keeps the audience hooked. This pilot exudes intrigue and grabs you from page one.

Additional Work

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