Jordan Peele

Series Mania to host premiere of Jordan Peele’s ‘Twilight Zone’ reboot

Series Mania is set to host the international premiere of CBS’ The Twilight Zone. The screening will be held on 30 March at 3.30pm and feature two episodes, Nightmare at 30.000 Feet and The Comedian, including a masterclass with actor Adam Scott. Jordan Peele and Simon Kinberg’s modern re-imagining of the classic series will premiere on […]

YouTube picks up Jordan Peele sci-fi comedy

YouTube has ordered a half-hour sci-fi comedy from Oscar winning director Jordan Peele, as it steps up its originals strategy. The six-episode series will debut exclusively on YouTube Premium in 2019. Each episode of Weird City, co-written by Peele and Sanders, is an exploration of issues that pertain to present day life but it is […]

Jordan Peele to rekindle Twilight Zone for CBS SVOD net

CBS is reworking classic sci-fi anthology The Twilight Zone for its SVOD service, a move that comes as the US broadcaster separately axes a number of jobs. CBS Television Studios is producing the new show in association with Jordan Peele’s Monkeypaw Productions and Simon Kinberg’s Genre Films. The original Twilight Zone ran on CBS between […]

Sonar links with Monkeypaw

US producer and distributor Sonar has inked a first-look deal with Monkeypaw Productions. The deal gives Sonar the option to work with Monkeypaw on upcoming TV and digital projects, and to distribute its content internationally. Monkeypaw is the US producer set up by comedian, actor and director Jordan Peele in 2012. It made the Key […]