As of March 2014, Haapala and his writing partner, Stewart Gold, are under contract to write an original feature for Larry Levinson Productions. In addition, Gold & Haapala are currently in meetings over:
"Off the Record" 1/2 hour single camera comedy Pilot
Official Selection of NYTVF 2014
Mark Haapala is currently filming a 1/2 hour comedic pilot about the trials and tribulations of a newspaper journalist who is forced to join forces with a Salty Police Detective. This untitled "Stu Gold Pilot" features veteran character actor, Keith Coogan, as well as new comers Andy Cohen and Noah James. Also on board this raucous comedy are Lou Ferrigno Jr. and Peyton McDavitt. Comedian Jon Donahue rounds out this ensemble cast.