The Icelandic screenwriter Gunnar Ingi Halldorsson has been signed to write the screenplay for Pegasus and foreign partners.
The feature movie is about the Icelandic adventure of Jorgen Jorgensen who became king of Iceland by help of English merchants in the year 1908. It tells the fantastic tale of love, betrayal and power between the Icelandic governor, the English merchants and the locals.
Gunnar Ingi has four spec screenplays and two shorts. He came into finalist with his first, Grettir the Strong, a Viking Saga, in 2014 in both Scriptapalooza and World Series Screenwriting contests. His first short won the 2017 Wildsound festival last January which can be seen below:
Gunnar Ingi is currently looking for a LA based agent as he will be devoting his entire carrier to Screenwriting.