The non-exclusive arrangement with Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal and Steve Tisch’s company will run for another three years.
The relationship started in 1998 and has produced such titles as The Pursuit Of Happyness, Seven Pounds, and The Taking Of Pelham 1 2 3.
Escape Artists’ current roster includes the partnership with Mandate Pictures and Management 360 on Great Hope Springs starring Meryl Streep, Tommy Lee Jones and Steve Carell, which Sony Pictures will distribute with MGM in December 2012.
Projects in development with Sony include Sex Tape, a feature version of The Equalizer, Mattel toy adaptation Masters Of The Universe and How To Disappear Completely.
Escape Artists’ I Want to _ Your Sister is set up at Paramount, Rumspringa at Fox 2000 and Gospel For Teens at Universal.