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Friday, Jul. 2, 2021
Merman has added directors Ben Liam Jones and Olly Williams to its U.K. roster. Liam Jones’ work spans such brands as Sky, Cadbury, Arthritis UK, Land Rover and Centerparcs. His short film for Childline--It Follows Me Around--earned a...
Friday, Jun. 4, 2021
Comedy director Declan Lowney has joined the U.K. roster of production house Merman. Lowney’s work includes U.K. TV comedies and commercials, from the cult hit of Father Ted to comedy stalwarts Little Britain and Cold Feet. He has won...
Friday, Nov. 6, 2020
Director Martin Krejci--who’s handled for commercials and branded content by Ruffian in the U.S. and Merman in the U.K.--has made his feature film debut with the just released The True Adventures of Wolfboy starring...
Friday, Aug. 28, 2020
Director Martin Krejci has joined Merman for commercial and TV representation in the U.K. He had previously been repped in that market by Blink. In the U.S., Krejci continues to be handled by Ruffian. His directorial credits include bold and cinematic fare for...
Tuesday, Jul. 21, 2020
Production house Merman has added a directorial duo and two solo helmers to its roster for commercials, branded content and music videos. Coming aboard for representation in the U.S. and U.K. is the directing team Michel + Nico. Meanwhile directors Lorcan Finnegan and William Armstrong have each...
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020
Director Vaughan Arnell, whose body of work spans high-profile music videos and commercials, has joined Merman’s branded and advertising division in the U.S. and U.K. Merman will handle him globally for commercials. (Arnell continues to be repped for music videos by Marisa Garner Associates,...
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...