‘Atlanta’ Writer-Producer Stephen Glover Inks Overall Deal With FX Productions

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Stephen Glover, writer and producer on FX’s Emmy-winning Atlanta and the upcoming animated series based on Marvel’s Deadpool, has signed an exclusive overall production deal with FX Productions, the studio behind the breakout comedy series. Under the pact, he will develop TV series for FX Networks and other outlets.

“We can’t wait to build on the success Stephen’s achieved as a writer and producer.” said Eric Schrier, who is Presidents of Original Programming for FX Networks and FX Productions along with Nick Grad. “We appreciate everything Stephen has done to make Atlanta one of the best comedies on TV, taking an even bigger role with his brother Donald on the untitled Marvel’s Deadpool animated series, and now creating his own projects with the same uncompromising artistry.”

Repped by WME and Lev Ginsburg.Glover is a writer and producer on FX’s Atlanta, as well as a writer and producer on the untitled Deadpool series coming to FXX in 2018. He won two WGA Awards for the first season of Atlanta and earned an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series for Atlanta. The comedy series, which will return to FX for Season 2 in 2018, won two Emmy Awards as well as two Golden Globes and honors from AFI, Peabody, TCA, NAACP and Critics’ Choice.

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