Marshall Herskovitz


Discovery, Lionsgate get closer, team for drama

Discovery is pushing further into drama with The Suck, a ten-part Vietnam war series being produced by Lionsgate. The deal comes after Discovery and Liberty invested in the US independent studio, and as Lionsgate boss Jon Feltheimer told investors the company is growing its strategic relationship with Discovery. The Suck will go out on Discovery […]

Lionsgate signs Harold & Kumar pair

Lionsgate Entertainment has signed Harold & Kumar creators Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg (pictured) to a multi-year, first-look agreement. They will look to create and produce scripted programming for the US market, and the pact kicks off with single-cam comedy Fairand Balanced, which is for ABC. The series follows an up-and-coming NPR reporter who’s persuaded […]

Lionsgate signs Harold & Kumar pair

Lionsgate Entertainment has signed Harold & Kumar creators Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg (pictured) to a multi-year, first-look agreement. They will look to create and produce scripted programming for the US market, and the pact kicks off with single-cam comedy Fairand Balanced, which is for ABC. The series follows an up-and-coming NPR reporter who’s persuaded […]

International Studios: Drama Studies

For a week in May the attention of the TV world is focused on Hollywood studios as they present their new shows to international buyers at the LA Screenings. While the acquisitions folk are spending time – and money – with the Majors, an increasing amount of high-end drama is coming out of the LA […]