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Andy Fischel named president of House Eleven, the production company of Yahya Abdul-Mateen II10

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EXCLUSIVE: Andy Fischel joined Yahya Abdul-Mateen II’s House Eleven10 after spending four years at Netflix on the Original Studio Film team. In this new role, he will oversee the production and development of House Eleven10.

“It’s exciting to be able to have someone of Andy’s caliber so soon at House Eleven10,” Abdul-Mateen said. “Andy has great taste, experience in developing large-scale, diverse projects and overall brings a level of expertise that will allow him to get on board and get going. It just felt natural and we can’t wait to get into the race.

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At Netflix, Fischel directed the critically acclaimed film The more they fall, written and directed by debut director Jeymes Samuel, produced by Shawn Carter and James Lassiter, and starring an ensemble that included Idris Elba, Jonathan Majors and Regina King. He also helped oversee the Chris Hemsworth-directed thriller spider headdirected by Joe Kosinski, as well as Beauty, from writer/producer Lena Waithe and director Andrew Dosunmu.

Prior to joining Netflix, Fischel was SVP at Color Force, where he produced the hit film boobies rich asianalongside Color Force chefs Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson.

Fischel previously served as an executive at Warner Bros. Pictures, where he oversaw numerous films, including The Nice Guys, Entourage, Pan, Blended and Run All Night. Before becoming an assistant at the William Morris Agency and di Bonaventura Pictures, Fischel worked as a lawyer in Los Angeles.

“From the moment I met Yahya, I was immediately drawn to his passion, integrity, thoughtfulness and ambition. We share a genuine interest in championing original storytellers and underrepresented voices. not be more excited about building House Eleven 10 with him,” Fischel said.

Abdul-Mateen launched House Eleven10 last year. The company name pays homage to his childhood home in Oakland, California. The company will bring the stories of Abdul-Mateen’s youth to life and elevate the talents of underrepresented communities. Already in its first year, it was announced that House Eleven10 would be the executive producer. Scent of burnt flowers based on Blitz Bazawule’s book of the same name as a limited series for FX, with Abdul-Mateen attached to star, as well as one by Dwayne Johnson Person to contact in case of emergency, for which it is also attached to the star. House Eleven10 will co-produce the Amazon Studios film alongside Outlier Society I helped destroy people with Abdul-Mateen attached to star in the project based on Janet Reitman’s 2021 New York Times article of the same name about Terry Albury, the FBI agent tasked with infiltrating Muslim communities after 9/11 as a only black agent in his office.

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