Howell Taylor, who additionally not too long ago produced the 92nd Academy Awards and whose different credit together with A Star Is Born, The Accountant and Blue Valentine, is increasing her relationship with the corporate, which she is already working with on a number of movie initiatives.
The deal will see 51 Leisure develop and produce premium scripted and unscripted collection for streaming platforms and cable networks.
Brit Howell Taylor has additionally employed former WME agent Flora Hackett as a producer and government. Hackett, a literary packaging agent at WME for the previous six years, has represented authors and brokered the sale of collection reminiscent of Netflix’s Anatomy of a Scandal and Hulu’s Pam and Tommy in addition to Millie Bobby Brown’s Enola Holmes.
Hackett joins 51 Leisure’s movie and tv producer Samantha Housman and director of growth Sammy Rosenthal.
“Having loved collaborating on the movie aspect, we’re excited to increase this implausible relationship with our Endeavor Content material companions to create iconic tv content material, exploring new avenues for storytelling. They honestly assist the artistic course of, the artists behind their reveals and supply producers and creators super flexibility to develop game-changing, culture-driven content material,” mentioned Howell Taylor.
“Lynette is an unimaginable artistic producer with relentless give attention to telling daring and impactful tales. Constructing on our movie successes collectively into TV is a pure extension of a few years collectively championing nice filmmakers and creators,” mentioned Chris Rice and Graham Taylor, co-[residents of Endeavor Content material.