Ava DuVernay Lands $100M Multi-Year, Multi-Genre Warner Bros TV Deal

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Congratulations are in order as Emmy award winner, Ava DuVernay, has just signed a multi-year deal with Warner Bros TV.

Starting in January, DuVernay will develop and produce projects through her own company Forward Movement, for Warner Bros.

“Ava DuVernay is one of the leading lights in our industry, a brilliantly talented writer, producer, director and entrepreneur whose ability to inspire with her art is exceeded only by her ability to entertain,” said Warner Bros. Television chief Peter Roth. “We have had the great pleasure of working with her on Queen Sugar and The Red Line, and we are extremely excited about the new stories she has to tell.”