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Netflix signs Woo to overall deal

February 11, 2020

By Nik Roseveare

Netflix and Alexander Woo have signed an overall deal for scripted series programming and other projects. Woo will work with Netflix to develop, write and produce content across drama and science fiction genres.

Woo is a playwright, screenwriter, and writer/producer for television. He most recently served as co-creator, showrunner and executive producer of the AMC series The Terror: Infamy. Woo also previously served as executive producer of HBO’s True Blood. Other credits include Showtime series Sleeper Cell, NBC series LAX, and FOX series Wonderfalls, among others.

“We admire Alexander Woo’s passion for innovative storytelling and creating characters and narratives that captivate and transcend genres. We’re excited to have him on board and look forward to seeing what his creative talents bring to the screen next,” said Peter Friedlander, Vice President, Original Series, Netflix.

“I love telling stories with an urgency and a reason for being, and can’t wait to tell those stories together with my new partners at Netflix,” commented Woo.

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