The original pact three years ago marked one of UCP’s first pod agreements. It has yielded a series order for straight-to-series sci-fi drama Hunters at Syfy with Natalie Chaidez set as showrunner, and two pilots, period alien drama Horizon and the recently ordered supernatural thriller Falling Water, both at USA. Valhalla and UCP also are developing Brothers in Crime for USA as well as a project with graphic novel author Warren Ellis (Gun Machine).
“Gale is a powerhouse with a passion for making great content. Her taste is impeccable, and the scope of her projects matches up beautifully with where television is heading,” said Jeff Wachtel, President & Chief Content Officer, NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment.