UTA signed author, creator and bestselling producer Harlan Coben.
Coben has written over thirty novels, including No. 1 New York Times bestsellers Boy in the woods, cheat on me once, don’t tell nobody and the famous Myron Bolitar series. It has over 80 million books printed worldwide, which have been published in over 40 languages around the world. Harlan’s next novel To win will be released by Grand Central Publishing on March 17th.
On the television side, he currently has several projects in development at Netflix, Apple, Amazon, IMDb and MGM International. Stay close is the latest Netflix project for Coben, under his current five-year contract with the streamer. Other Netflix dramas based on his novels include The innocent (Netflix Spain) and Gone for good (Netflix France) also recently finished filming. Previously, he was the creator and executive producer of several Netflix series including The foreigner, Safe, The five and Woods. Coben has also been a showrunner and executive producer for two international mini-series, Une Chance De Too (No Second Chance) and Just a look (just a look).
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On the cinema side, his novel, Don’t tell anyone was adapted as a feature film and directed by Guillaume Canet. The project was the best foreign-language film of the year in the United States and won the Lumière award for best film and four Caesars.
Additionally, he received several awards for his work, including the Edgar Prize, the Shamus Prize and the Anthony Prize, making him the first author to win all three. Coben has also received various distinctions, including the Vermeil Medal of Honor for his contribution to culture and society by the mayor of Paris, as well as the El Premio del Novela Negra RBA in Spain and the Grand Prix de Lectrices in France, among others.
Coben will continue to be represented by literary agent Lisa Erbach Vance of the Aaron Priest Literary Agency and attorney Michael Gendler of Gendler & Kelly.