Donald Glover

FX signs first-look deal with Atlanta director

FX Productions has signed a first-look deal with Atlanta director and exec producer Hiro Murai. Under the agreement, Murai will develop new television projects for FX Networks and other outlets. This season, Murai directed seven episodes of the current Atlanta season, including the critically acclaimed Teddy Perkins episode. He us a regular collaborator with Atlanta […]

FX, Donald Glover exit Deadpool animated series

FX, Donald Glover and Marvel Television have all excited a deal which would see them create a Deadpool animated series, due to “creative differences”. The trio made a deal to adapt Marvel’s Deadpool into an animated series in May 2017. Glover and his brother Stephen Glover were recruited to write, executive produce and showrun the […]

Glover seals production deal with FX

Multihyphenate Donald Glover has signed an exclusive overall television production deal with FX Productions in LA. He will develop TV series for FX Networks and other streaming services while writing, directing, starring and executive producing comedy Atlanta. The comedy is based on a young new artist in Atlanta, Alfred Miles (Brian Tyree Henry), and his […]

FX orders rap comedy pilot Atlanta

US cable net FX has ordered Atlanta, a pilot comedy about two cousins working their way up through the Atlanta rap scene. The show was created by Donald Glover – aka rapper Childish Gambino – one of the stars of US comedy series Community and a writer on NBC comedy 30 Rock. Glover has penned […]