Monkeypaw Productions

Monkeypaw Productions expands development team

Jordan Peele’s US prodco Monkeypaw Productions has appointed Jamal Watson as VP of production and development and promoted Alex Kim to VP of development. Watson joins from Overbrook Entertainment, where he started his career as an intern before rising through the ranks and working on films including Aladdin and Hala. “Jamal is the rare executive […]

Warner Bros. TV hires Rainforest & Monkeypaw execs for drama development

Warner Bros. Television has hired former Rainforest Entertainment exec Mitzi Miller and Monkeypaw Productions alum Jonathan Harris as VPs of drama development. The two will spearhead the creation of one-hour scripted dramas for all WarnerMedia platforms, including HBO Max, as well as external streamers, cablenets and broadcasters. The execs will report to Leigh London Redman, […]

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 […]