The partners intend to produce projects across scripted, documentary and unscripted formats. The first new project under the A24 deal will be a TV adaption of The Shadows, a debut thriller novel from Stacy Willingham.
Stone, who won the Oscar for La La Land, was most recently nominated for The Favourite and stars in Cruella for Disney and is exec producer on that film. After a long stint as a Saturday Night Live writer, McCary made his directing debut on Brigsby Bear, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, and off strong reviews was acquired and released by Sony Pictures Classics. Stone recently produced the Netflix miniseries Maniac – alongside Jonah Hill – which received a PGA Award nomination in the Outstanding