Phoebe Waller-Bridge has actually signed a handle Amazon Studios worth a reported $20 million a year.
The British writer and actress, who won three Emmy Awards for her hit BBC comedy Fleabag on Sunday, topped off the accomplishment by signing a deal to specifically develop new shows for the Amazon Prime Videostreaming service, which currently airs Fleabag.
Revealing the brand-new deal, Waller-Bridge stated in a press release: “I’m remarkably excited to be continuing my relationship with Amazon. Working with the team on ‘Fleabag’ was the innovative collaboration dreams are made of. It truly seems like home. I can’t wait to start!”
Although the terms of the offer have not been revealed, sources inform Range that the offer is worth around $20 million per year.
Jennifer Salke, head of Amazon Studios revealed in a statement: “We are enjoyed be continuing our partnership with Phoebe at Amazon Studios! As evident in her excellent success at the Emmy Awards today, she is smart, dazzling, generous and a virtuoso on several fronts including writing, acting and producing.”
The offer will not affect Waller-Bridge’s present dedications, that include helping script the brand-new James Bond film No time at all to Die, and a thriller series for HBO, Run.
The 34-year-old has previously said she is wary of similar offers, informing The Hollywood Press reporter: “You can smell it a mile off when individuals are just saying, ‘We want to pay for your name,’ to be related to their company and after that have their own agenda.”
Waller-Bridge has likewise revealed she is working on a script for her function film debut as a director.