Filmmaker Max Landis, whose script Bright is in pre-production with director David Ayer for Netflix with Will Smith and Joel Edgerton starring, has just signed with CAA. Landis also is a director, producer and actor who crosses between film and television. On the TV side, Landis co-created and executive produces the upcoming limited anthology series Channel Zero, which premieres September 27 on Syfy.

He also created, co-showruns, and executive produces BBC America’s upcoming Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency, an adaptation of the Douglas Adams cult-favorite novel series.

Landis also wrote Deeperwhich is about ready to cast at MGM and already has Bradley Cooper attached to star. He will produce that project with David S. Goyer’s Phantom Four and Addictive Pictures.

Landis will continue to be repped by Writ Large and attorney Howard Abramson at Behr Abramson Levy, LLP.