Actor, writer, producer and director Fisher Stevens has joined global production studio RadicalMedia as artist in residence.
Joined by his producing partner Zara Duffy, Stevens will be based out of the company’s New York office. The pair will develop and produce a slate of film and television projects together.
Stevens was recently nominated for two Emmy Awards for co-directing and producing the Cannes 2016 Official Selection and HBO Documentary, Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds.
The filmmaker recently directed National Geographic’s Before the Flood, featuring Leonardo DiCaprio. Stevens also won the 2008 Independent Spirit Award for co-directing and producing the documentary Crazy Love, and went on to win the Academy Award for producing the documentary The Cove in 2010.
RadicalMedia has ten series and multiple documentary films in production including the recently-announced Netflix series featuring legendary talk show host David Letterman.
Also announced are new seasons of National Geographic’s MARS, and new docuseries, The Untold Story of the 90s for History Channel. Also on tap are two Joe Berlinger-directed true crime nonfiction series including Spike TV’s eight-part Gone: The Forgotten Women of Ohio (currently airing) and SundanceTV’s Cold Blooded: The Clutter Family Murders about the infamous crime that inspired Truman Capote’s “In Cold Blood” (airing Nov. 18 and 19, 2017).