Its founder, Brian Dreyfuss, got his start at the Paul Kohner Agency in 2000 as a literary film representative. During his tenure, he launched the careers of many talented writers and filmmakers involved with films including MAY (Liongate 2004), BRICK (Focus Features 2006), THE WOODS (UA/Sony 2006), UNKNOWN (The Weinstein Co. 2008) and THE BABYSITTERS (Peace Arch Releasing 2008).

He subsequently ventured out on his own and founded Featured Artists Agency in 2006. Over the years, his agency has handled numerous feature film and television script sales; and packaged distributor-released films including UNDER THE SAME MOON (Fox Searchlight 2008), THE BROTHERS BLOOM (Summit 2009), RED (Magnolia Pictures 2009), SEEKING JUSTICE (Anchor Bay 2012), LOOPER (Sony/Film District 2012), and FREE RIDE (eOne Entertainment 2014).

More recently packaged projects include SECONDS (AMC series/Mark Johnson Executive Producing), KOLMA (Paramount/JJ Abrams producing/Daisy Ridley starring), and UNTITLED CIA ASSASSINATION (Simon & Schuster, book publisher), an autobiographical memoir that details an author's decades long effort to uncover the truth behind a high level assassination.