Anonymous Content Taps Tehmina Jaffer, Tushar Trivedi for Top Management Posts (EXCLUSIVE)

Anonymous Content Taps Tehmina Jaffer Tushar Trivedi for Top Management

Anonymous Content is expanding its management team. Disney Plus executive Tehmina Jaffer has been tapped as the company’s president of business affairs and operations and Tushar Trivedi, a human resources veteran most recently of BP Inc., has been named chief people officer. In her new post, Jaffer will broker deals on behalf of the company. … Read more

Facebook Drama Series Starring Claire Foy As Sheryl Sandberg In Works From Anonymous Content & Wiip

Facebook Drama Series Starring Claire Foy As Sheryl Sandberg In

Embattled tech giant Facebook is the focus of a scripted drama series titled Doomsday Machine. Claire Foy, coming off her second Emmy win for playing Queen Elizabeth II in The Crown, is set to star as Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg in the project, from Anonymous Content (Spotlight, Mr. Robot) and wiip (Mare of Easttown, Dickinson). … Read more

Robert Walak & Alisa Tager Join Anonymous Content As Presidents Of Film & Television At AC Studios

Robert Walak Alisa Tager Join Anonymous Content As Presidents

EXCLUSIVE: Former Focus Features President Robert Walak and veteran producer Alisa Tager have joined the executive team at Anonymous Content as Presidents of AC Studios. In their new roles, the duo will oversee development and production on projects across film, television, documentaries, doc series and podcasts. AC Studios is the premium independent film and TV … Read more

Amazon Studios In Exclusive Talks For Worldwide Rights On ‘Foe,’ Garth Davis-Helmed Pic Starring Saoirse Ronan, Paul Mescal, LaKeith Stanfield From Anonymous Content

Amazon Studios In Exclusive Talks For Worldwide Rights On ‘Foe

EXCLUSIVE: On one of the hot Cannes Virtual Market packages, Amazon Studios has moved into exclusive talks on a worldwide rights deal for Foe, source said. Bidding was ferocious all weekend. This is the Garth Davis-directed thriller that stars Saoirse Ronan, Paul Mescal and LaKeith Stanfield in an adaptation of Iain Reid’s bestselling science fiction … Read more

Jesse Williams To Star In TV Adaptation Of ‘Take Me Out’ Play From Anonymous Content

Jesse Williams To Star In TV Adaptation Of ‘Take Me

EXCLUSIVE: Richard Greenberg’s Tony Award-winning play Take Me Out, about baseball and homophobia, is set to be adapted as a limited television series. Grey’s Anatomy and Little Fires Everywhere star Jesse Williams will lead the adaptation, which comes from Anonymous Content. Greenberg will adapt his play for the small screen with Broadway director Scott Ellis, … Read more

Anonymous Content, 30West, Elysian, Totem Execs Debate Distribution Future – Zurich Summit

Anonymous Content 30West Elysian Totem Execs Debate Distribution Future –

Of all the topics raised during this year’s Zurich Summit, the fact that talent now sometimes favor a streaming release over a theatrical one provoked the most debate. “There are some actors who don’t want to go theatrical, even though it could succeed, they’d rather go on Netflix,” said Dan Steinman Co-President and COO at … Read more

Lillian Hellman’s Classic Play ‘The Children’s Hour’ Set For Series Adaptation From Bess Wohl, Jon Robin Baitz, John Goldwyn & Anonymous Content

Lillian Hellmans Classic Play ‘The Childrens Hour Set For Series

EXCLUSIVE: Lillian Hellman’s 1934 play The Children’s Hour, set in an all-girls boarding school, is getting a shot at the small screen with Anonymous Content and Bess Wohl adapting. The play was adapted as a feature film in 1961. starring Audrey Hepburn, Shirley MacLaine, James Garner and Fay Bainter. Set in the 1930s, The Children’s … Read more

Facebook Warns Anonymous Content Against “Recklessly” Proceeding With ‘An Ugly Truth’ TV Adaptation

Facebook Warns Anonymous Content Against Recklessly Proceeding With ‘An Ugly

Facebook may be getting pelted of late by revelations from whistleblowers and damning internal documents made public, but the Mark Zuckerberg co-founded social media giant has decided to draw the line when it comes to the upcoming TV series Doomsday Machine. “AC can seek to create the Series without reliance on the absurd characterizations and … Read more

Anonymous Content Boosts Literary Department With Nick Shumaker, Kimberly Carver Hires (EXCLUSIVE)

Anonymous Content Boosts Literary Department With Nick Shumaker Kimberly Carver

Anonymous Content has enlisted Nicholas Shumaker, a longtime producer and former talent agent at UTA, and Kimberly Carver, a veteran manager and TV producer, to join the company’s literary department. Both will work as managers and producers. Anonymous Content CEO, Dawn Olmstead, said: “Kimberly and Nick have such an incredible passion and commitment to finding … Read more

Anonymous Content & Federation Entertainment Launch TV & Film Production Label In France; Eran Riklis-Moshe Zonder Series ‘Yossele Schumacher’ Set As First Project

Anonymous Content Federation Entertainment Launch TV Film Production

EXCLUSIVE: U.S. management and production house Anonymous Content is teaming up with Euro firm Federation Entertainment to launch France-based TV and film label Anonymous/Federation. The company is the latest joint venture between True Detective and Mr Robot producer Anonymous and an international firm, joining AC Nordic, AC Brazil and Chapter One in the UK as … Read more

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