MetaMorphic Entertainment’s Adesuwa McCalla Inks First-Look Deal With Amazon Studios

Adesuwa McCalla, the principal of literary management firm MetaMorphic Entertainment, has signed a first-look deal with Amazon Studios. Under the pact, McCalla will develop original series via MetaMorphic to be available exclusively on Amazon Prime Video.

As principal of MetaMorphic, McCalla identifies under-the-radar fresh voices that reflect different worlds and perspectives. Her client roster includes critically praised film and TV writers and directors whose projects include the Oscar-nominated Hotel Rwanda, HBO’s Emmy-nominated The Tuskegee Airman as well as series Counterpart, 13 Reasons Why, Unsolved: The Murders of Notorious B.I.G & Tupac, Star Trek, How to Get Away With Murder, The Flash and Tell Me a Story.

She previously worked at the BBC, ITV, Nickelodeon and MTV in various roles and collaborated with prolific actor-writer-director Bill Duke to identify marketable fan-engaging series which led her to a programming role at The WB, where she shepherded series Angel, Smallville and Grounded for Life.

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