Jonathan Stern


Verizon-Hearst platform orders scripted satire

Verizon Hearst Media Partners, a joint venture that operates a suit of multiplatform channels, has greenlit a 10x30mins scripted satire from US digital studio Insurrection Media. Drive Share will debut on VHMP-owned Seriously.TV in an exclusive first window in shorter-form chapters before Insurrection distributes it internationally as half-hours. Seriously.TV, which telco Verizon and media group […]

Banijay opens Injustice Files

Banijay International has acquired worldwide distribution rights to The Injustice Files, an investigative series from US cable channel Fusion. Hosted by reporter Mariana van Zeller, the 10x60mins series follows stories of people fighting for justice. Injustice Files comes from Fusion’s in-house production team, which former CBS head of news’ investigative unit Keither Summa leads. “Young […]

Fullscreen okays Fox comedy from Stern, Quinn

Multichannel network Fullscreen has greenlit a comedy that has come through US broadcast network Fox’s multiplatform production venture with Keith Quinn and Jonathan Stern. Filthy Sexy Teen$ is a half-hour comedy making up part of the debut slate from Fox’s partnership with Quinn (pictured) and Stern, the latter of whom runs Wet Hot American Summer […]