Mike Flanagan and Trevor Macy are packing up their baggage at Netflix. The duo behind sequence like The Haunting of Hill House, The Haunting of Bly Manner, Midnight Mass, and, most not too long ago, The Midnight Club are leaving the streamer for Amazon Studios, the place they not too long ago signed a brand new deal.
Under the brand new unique, multi-year settlement, the filmmaking pair will create new tv initiatives for the streamer, beneath their Intrepid Pictures label, in response to Deadline. In a shared assertion from Flanagan and Macy, the pair mentioned they’ve “lengthy admired” Amazon Studios.
“Their dedication to participating in groundbreaking sequence and content material aligns with the ethos of what we’ve got constructed at Intrepid. We are trying ahead to working with the complete Amazon crew as we deliver our model of style productions to the service and audiences across the globe,” the mentioned, per Deadline.
Vernon Sanders, Head of Global Television at Amazon Studies, celebrated the deal, saying the 2 are “outstanding at telling immersive, suspenseful tales that masterfully preserve audiences engaged from begin to end.”
Sanders added, “We are excited to welcome them to Amazon Studios and are trying ahead to our world clients experiencing their genre-bending creativity.”
Despite their Amazon deal, the 2 nonetheless have a few upcoming initiatives on their slate at Netflix, with one, The Fall of the House of Usher, now in post-production. The restricted sequence relies on the works of Edgar Allan Poe and is about to premiere in 2023.
Per The Hollywood Reporter, the present will star Flanagan and Macy’s frequent collaborators, Zach Gilford, Rahul Kohli and Samantha Sloyan, together with Mark Hamill, Bruce Greenwood and Carla Gugino.
The second is an adaptation of Christopher Pike’s (The Midnight Club creator) The Season of Passage which was introduced in April 2021 and has been acquired by Universal, Deadline stories.