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Weitz Brothers’ Depth Of Field Inks First-Look Deal With Paramount Television

Weitz Brothers’ Depth Of Field Inks First-Look Deal With Paramount Television

Chris and Paul Weitz’s production company, Depth of Field, has closed a two-year first-look deal with Paramount Television for TV and digital series. The deal went into effect on February 1.

The company’s Andrew Miano, who oversees film, will also shepherd TV projects under the pact. Dan Balgoyen will serve as head of the East Coast office and Britta Rowings will also work in television.

Depth of Field was founded following the Weitz Brothers’ successful directorial debut, American Pie. They then co-directed and co-wrote the hit film About A Boy, for which they earned an Academy Award nomination. In TV, the two co-created and executive together the 2001 series Off Centre.

Depth of Field most recently produced the breakout movie The Farewell, which premiered at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. Written and directed by Lulu Wang, the film stars Awkwafina with distribution by A24. Depth of Field also is

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