According to Variety, George Tillman, Jr., who directed “The Hate U Give”, has signed a deal with 20th Century Fox Television.
The contract gives Century Fox a first look in any TV projects his production company State Street Pictures is developing.
You can read Tillman’s statement below:
“I’m thrilled to be working with Terence [Carter] and the wonderful team at 20th,” said Tillman, referring to the studio’s executive vice president of comedy and drama development. “Fox has been my creative home for telling stories on the feature side for many years, and Bob and I couldn’t be happier to expand State Street into the television space. It’s an exciting time in TV and we can’t wait to get started.”