Congratulations to Tessa Thompson who has launched a new production company called Viva Maude!
The company has a two-year deal with HBO and its streaming platform HBO Max.
As part of the deal, Tessa will be the executive producer for two upcoming book adaptations – Who Fears Death and The Secret Lives of Church Ladies. The actress already exec produces Amazon’s feature film Sylvie’s Love, whilst also playing the lead.
In a statement Thompson said: “I’m beyond thrilled to officially launch my production company, Viva Maude, which has been a real passion project and labour of love over the last few years.
“I’m elated to begin this partnership and to bring entertaining and impactful television projects to my friends and collaborators at HBO and HBO Max. Together we are committed to developing interesting and inclusive stories with inventive creators and to discover new voices and visionaries.”
We can’t wait to watch the new art produced by Tessa’s Viva Maude!