EXCLUSIVE: Management 360 is looking to ramp up television development and production with the hiring of Brandon Brito and Meghan Lyvers to head the company’s television unit TV 360. Brito and Lyvers come from Robert De Niro and Jane Rosenthal’s Tribeca Prods, where they served as VPs of development and production overseeing all film and TV development. They most recently shepherded the company’s upcoming CBS cop drama series The 2-2, written and executive produced by Richard Price. Brito and Lyvers also served as producers on the pilot for the show, directed and executive produced by Management 360 client James Mangold.
TV 360, which didn’t have dedicated executives before the hire of Brito and Lyvers, is a co-producer on the HBO hot new fantasy series Game of Thrones, created/executive produced by Management 360 clients David Benioff and D.B. Weiss. Management 360 also renders executive producing services on several upcoming series: NBC’s Up All Night, starring client Christina Applegate; Fox’s Touch (which is yet to receive a formally series order), starring client Kiefer Sutherland; and Bravo’s unscripted series It’s a Brad, Brad World, starring client Brad Goreski. The company’s client roster of TV creators/producers also includes NBC’s late-night host Jimmy Fallon, McG, House executive producer Katie Jacobs and Castle creator/executive producer Andrew Marlowe. Next month, Management 360′s film unit, Film 360, starts prodution on Great Hope Springs, starring Meryl Streep, Tommy Lee Jones and Steve Carell and directed by David Frankel, which it will produce for Mandate Pictures and Sony.