WHAT IS AGENT 88?
Agent 88 is the story of the world’s deadliest assassin… an 88-year-old British woman with Alzheimers.
An eclectic cocktail of KILL BILL, CRANK and MR MAGOO, AGENT 88 is a dark action comedy that meshes wry wit with cutting-edge martial arts action, slick visual effects and the conviction that…
KILLING JUST GETS BETTER WITH AGE
Agent 88 is extreme comic book style cinematic romp full of martial arts action, killer special effects and unforgettable characters.
Throughout recorded history spies, secret agents and assassins have engaged in subterfuge, violence and murder to shape the desired course of mankind for their masters. This deadly craft continues even today, and remarkably, one of its most lethal participants is not a member of the Yakuza, Massad, or the Colombian Drug Cartel, but an 88-year-old British woman currently living the quiet life in Los Angeles.
She may suffer from the occasional bout of forgetfulness, and hasn’t updated her wardrobe since the late 1970’s, but underestimate her at your own peril. Agent 88 may appear to be a decrepit old lady, but in reality she is a highly skilled warrior assassin.
DIGGER T. MESCH
Digger T Mesch
Digger T Mesch. The multi-hyphenate New York Artist/Director/Writer/Producer has run the gamut of the arts over the past 25 years. He was ranked Cinescape Magazine’s “POWER 100” in 2001 and 2002 for the most influential personalities in science fiction and entertainment alongside the likes of George Lucas, James Cameron, Clive Barker, Robert Rodriquez, and Stephen King.
Digger was the creator of the toy sensation MINIMATES and founder of the world renowned design company ART ASYLUM. The youngest toy company to ever be awarded the worldwide master rights for Star Trek by Viacom.
Over the years Digger has worked with the likes of Marvel Entertainment, Lucas Film, Warner Brothers, Paramount, Clive Barker, Kevin Eastman, Ozzy Osbourne, Kiss, Rob Zombie, and more. He has acted in a host of films including “Ultraviolet”, “The Counting House”, “The Medallion”, “The Twins Effect”, “Heat Team”, “The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch”, and the animated “X-Men/Dark Tide” where he voiced the character Wolverine.
Digger’s new endeavor, Dig Deep Entertainment, is dedicated to creating proprietary transmedia entertainment for the global market . Projects in development include the web series and feature film “Agent 88″, the western horror film “Sundown Seven” with Kevin Eastman (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) and upcoming graphic novel “The Other Dead” with Joshua Ortega (Gears of War II and III).
Jan Utstein-O’Neill is an internationally award-winning Producer and Editor-in-Chief of Hurricane Entertainment. She has produced several comic books and graphic novels through Image Comics, IDW Publishing and CrossGen Entertainment, boasting over 2.3 million dollars in sales worldwide.
Utstein spearheaded Hurricane’s title “Violent Messiah” towards nominations for every major award in the comics industry including the Harvey Award, Wizard Fan Award, and the Eisner’s Russ Manning Award. While at Hurricane, she also partnered with entertainment luminaries such as Star War’s Ben Burtt on their title “Chassis”, and Kurt Russell, Debra Hill and John Carpenter on the title “Snake Plissken Chronicles”.
Utstein’s producing credits include the Cinemascope feature film “Valhalla,” a San Sebastian Int’l Film Festival – Opera Prima Selectee; “Haven” winner of two Dramalogue Awards; and most recently, “AGENT 88”, the highest funded pilot of a live-action web series on Kickstarter. Her studio credits in Production Accounting include “Green Hornet” for Columbia Pictures, and for Dreamworks Studios, “Cowboys & Aliens” and the Steven Spielberg film, “Lincoln.”