US TV studio Insurrection Media has signed a production partnership with The Walking Dead producer Skybound Entertainment.
Insurrection will provide resources and support for Skybound to develop and produce genre series, which will be distributed by Insurrection across OTT and linear platforms in the US and overseas.
Skybound is led by The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman and his producing and business partner David Alpert. The team will set up and oversee production services for Insurrection and collaborate on the expansion of licensing intellectual property from original series.
Founded in 2010, Skybound is a US-based multiplatform entertainment company that specialises in television, film, digital content, interactive, gaming and merchandise.
Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, CEO of Insurrection Media, said: “Robert Kirkman and David Alpert are visionaries and entrepreneurs who understand science fiction storytelling and multiplatform content development better than anyone else.”