FX Productions has signed a Peabody Award-winning writer-producer to a two-year overall deal. Deadline.com reports that David Manson will develop, write and produce for FX Networks.
The deal comes after Manson worked on the network’s drama series pilot “Hoke,” which stars Paul Giamatti. Manson served as executive producer on the project. He also worked on FX’s “Thief.”
“David is an incredibly talented writer-producer and highly respected in the creative community,” said FX Networks and FX Productions President Nick Grad. “It’s great to have him under the FXP umbrella, and we expect to announce some projects with him very soon.”