Denver & Delilah

HBO Max strikes Charlize Theron TV deal, snags comedy series ‘The Middle’

HBO has struck a first-look deal with Hollywood A-lister Charlize Theron, while also continuing its frenetic acquired content activity. Theron and her Denver & Delilah banner have struck a two-year deal with the WarnerMedia streamer and sibling HBO, which will see her develop projects for the network and SVOD. The deal is focused only on […]

Power Play: why celebs are becoming execs

As the global media superpowers march into ever more sectors, A-list actors, musicians, fashion gurus and novelists are taking control of television projects. Jesse Whittock reports on the rise of the celebrity superproducer. In the past, the glamorous worlds of film, sport, pop music and fashion looked down their noses at TV from behind the […]

Charlize Theron launches reality JV with Banijay

Hollywood actress Charlize Theron has taken her move into reality TV production a step further by launching a joint venture with US-based Bunim/Murray Productions. This follows the news Banijay-owned Bunim-Murray and Theron’s shingle Denver & Delilah were co-developing Glam Wars (fka Glam Squad) for NBCUniversal-owned Style Network. The deal marks Theron’s first move into unscripted […]