EXCLUSIVE: Sony Pictures Television signed a two-year contract with The Nacelle Company to develop a scripted comedy. The Nacelle company is at the origin of projects such as Netflix Down to earth with Zac Efron, the films that made us, BET + All the way black as well as Disney + Behind the attraction.
The deal continues the relationship between Sony TV and Nacelle after co-producing the Crazy of you restart as Spectrum Original.
“We have built a fantastic relationship with Sony over the years and are more than happy to have a reason to speak with them on a daily basis. Now let’s get to work! Nacelle Company Founder and CEO Brian Volk-Weiss said.
Comedy Dynamics, a Nacelle Company, was founded by Volk-Weiss and currently has the world’s largest independent comedy catalog consisting of specials by Tom Segura, Tiffany Haddish, Jim Gaffigan, Iliza Shelsinger, DL Hughley, David Cross and Maria Bamford among others. To date, 17 Comedy Dynamics releases have been nominated for the Grammys and won four.
The new deal with Sony Pictures TV will help expand The Nacelle Company’s business into scripted comedies. With Comedy Dynamics, the company produced There is … Johnny, Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History and the above All the way black.