‘Power’ Creator Courtney A. Kemp Sets New Multi-Year Deal at Lionsgate

Variety | 10/25/2018 | Joe Otterson
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Courtney A. Kemp is staying in business with Lionsgate.

The creator and co-showrunner of the hit Starz series “Power” has signed a new multi-year development and production deal at the studio, which produces “Power.” Under the deal, Kemp will develop and produce a variety of new content across multiple platforms through her End of Episode banner, which encompasses several commitments from Starz to develop new series, including potential projects inspired by the world of “Power.”

Kemp - Lionsgate - Head - Worldwide - Television

Kemp has also brought on former Lionsgate head of worldwide scripted television Chris Selak as End of Episode’s president and has upped development executive Danielle De Jesus to senior vice president.

“I’m incredibly proud of the success we’ve had with Power and I’m excited about expanding our banner and diversifying the types of stories we’re telling,” said Kemp. “Chris brings with her a depth of experience that will elevate End of Episode to a new level and I’m looking forward to exploring new ways of writing about my obsession: the intersections of violence, power, sex and romance.”

Kemp - Executive - Season - Power - Co-showrunner

Kemp is currently running and executive producing the sixth season of “Power” along with co-showrunner...
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