Disney+ has signed Supper Club, producers of Netflix’s docuseries “Chef’s Table,” to an exclusive two-year production deal, which is the first nonfiction pact for the upcoming streaming service.
Supper Club, led by David Gelb, Brian McGinn and Jason Sterman, will create franchise-based and original-concept nonfiction programming for the streaming service as well as other platforms and networks within The Walt Disney Company.
The company already has 2 projects in development for Disney+.
Supper Club’s first two series for Disney+ will be “Marvel 616” (working title) and “Earthkeepers” (working title.
“We are thrilled Jason, David, and Brian will bring their distinct perspectives and genuine narrative vision exclusively to Disney,” said Agnes Chu, senior vice president of Content at Disney+. “As some of the world’s greatest nonfiction storytellers, Supper Club will be a crucial, creative force for Disney+ as we build a platform for compelling, personal, and authentic programming.”
Read the story at TheWrap.
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