Reese Witherspoon's Amazon Drama 'Daisy Jones and the Six' Hires Showrunner

The Hollywood Reporter | 11/11/2019 | Lesley Goldberg
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Will Graham is solidifying his future at Amazon.

The Man in the High Castle and Mozart in the Jungle alum has renewed his first-look deal with the streamer and retail giant. As part of the pact, Graham also has boarded Amazon's Reese Witherspoon-produced drama Daisy Jones and the Six as showrunner.

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Via his Field Trip Productions banner, Graham is also co-writing and executive producing Amazon's new take on Penny Marshall's 1992 women-in-baseball feature A League of Their Own as a TV series. The half-hour comedy stars D'Arcy Carden (The Good Place) and Abbi Jacobson, the latter of whom is co-writing and exec producing the series alongside Graham.

“Amazon has been my home since the beginning, and at this point we are family,” Graham said Monday in a statement. “Jen [Salke], Vernon [Sanders], Albert [Cheng] and the whole team have nurtured and supported Field Trip since we launched, and we can’t wait to take these next steps with them. We couldn’t be more excited.”

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Based on the Taylor Jenkins Reid novel, Daisy Jones and the Six is a 12-episode musical drama focusing on the rise and fall of a fictional rock band in the 1970s. Graham will exec produce...
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