Former NBC Entertainment Chief Sells Dramas Deadline
Drama projects are in the works at both Fox and NBC from the former head of NBC Entertainment, Deadline.com reports.
Warren Littlefield’s Littlefield Co. is teaming with writer Thompson Evans on the projects, including “Night Hunters” for Fox, which focuses on New York undercover officers who pose as cab drivers. The project is produced by ABC Studios, the piece notes.
The NBC project is “Max General,” set in a big-city hospital’s trauma wing. The project comes from Universal TV.
Evans is executive producing both projects with the Littlefield Co.’s Littlefield and Ann Johnson.
The report notes: “Littlefield Co. also has ‘Metropolis,’ a drama from Rob Thomas, set up at the CW; ‘Fargo,’ written by Noah Hawley based on the Coen brothers’ 1996 feature film, at FX; as well as ‘The Damned,’ based on the Oni comic book series and written by David Hayter, at Showtime and CBS Prods.”