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‘EastSiders’ Creator-Star Kit Williamson In Works On New Series ‘Unconventional’ From Cold Iron Pictures, Film Arcade And The Money Pool

‘EastSiders’ Creator-Star Kit Williamson In Works On New Series ‘Unconventional’ From Cold Iron Pictures, Film Arcade And The Money Pool

Kit Williamson, the creator-director-star of Netflix’s Emmy-nominated soap EastSiders, has set up his next project. He has teamed with indie film producer Cold Iron Pictures and indie distributor The Film Arcade along with financier The Money Pool on Unconventional, a dark LGBTQ comedy series that Williamson will write, direct and star in.

Unconventional centers on two eccentric, queer siblings and their significant others trying to start an unconventional family while navigating their 30s, trying to come to terms with their professional limitations in a screwed-up economy, trying to stay sane in a screwed-up world and, most importantly, trying to hold on to the bond they share.

A writers room opens this month on the series, which was developed at Sundance Labs, with the plan to pen nine half-hour episodes.

It marks the first foray into TV for Cold Iron Pictures (Swiss Army Man) and Film Arcade (The Amazing Johnathan

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