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Wednesday, Sep. 18, 2019
Global production company Merman has entered into a joint venture partnership with Independent Talent Group (ITG), a talent and literary agency in Europe handling directors, producers writers and actors, to exclusively produce advertising and branded content, with ITG taking an equity stake...
Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018
Director Nicole Ackermann has landed her first U.S. representation for commercials and branded content, joining the roster of Merman. Among her recent endeavors is a spot for The Economist out of Proximity London, a sister shop to AMV BBDO, London.
“It is rare to find a director with a...
Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018
Besides being the creator of notable shows including Catastrophe (Amazon and U.K.’s Channel 4, co-created with Rob Delaney), Divorce (HBO), and Pulling (BBC, co-created with Dennis Kelly), Sharon Horgan has also brought life to creative business environments that...
Wednesday, Sep. 26, 2018
Merman--the production company founded and run by Sharon Horgan (the Emmy-nominated creator of the Amazon series Catastrophe) and partner/producer Clelia Mountford--has launched Mermade, a digital arm which will specialize in the creation of non-broadcast content of all shapes and sizes...
Monday, Nov. 6, 2017
Merman has added Paul Briganti to its directorial roster. He gains his first career representation for commercials and branded entertainment. Merman will focus on the ad market for Briganti but hopes to also develop long-form projects with him down the road. Briganti is a comedy TV, film and...
Friday, Jun. 2, 2017
Merman--the narrative film and TV company founded by Sharon Horgan (co-creator and star of the Amazon series Catastrophe) and partner/producer Clelia Mountford--has launched a branded entertainment division with offices in Los Angeles, London and New York.
The branded content...