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Future Studios appoints new head of US production team | Major companies | Business | News

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As it attempts to spur growth with a new content hub in Atlanta, factual production company Future Studios has named acclaimed entertainment executive Shante ‘Paige as executive producer.
Paige, former vice president, acting vice president of A&R for Universal/Motown Records Group, joins her own Atlanta-based production company, She’s A Movement Media Group, where she was CEO and executive producer of shows, including the talk show Don’t Cancel Me with Amara La Negra for Fuse Media and Black Ink Crew for VH-1. Shante’ was also showrunner for ‘Beyond the Pole’ (WE tv).

Commenting on her new role, she said, “I’m excited to be part of Future Studios’ expansion into the city of Atlanta and look forward to connecting Future’s existing brands with content embedded in the culture of the town.”
The Atlanta office will become the American hub for its content production activity. Responsible for original content such as Dating Different and Rakhis World, as well as commissioned titles such as Gamesmaster for Channel4 and Meta, Future Studios’ productions currently reach 40.1 million subscribers on Snapchat and the move should bolster both its production infrastructure and its creative development pipeline. .

Signaling the companies’ investment in local talent, production will soon begin on Bling Life: Atlanta, a digital first spinoff show based on Future Studios’ hit Bling Life series, which has an average audience of more than 3 million. views per episode on Snapchat.

“The Atlanta office was a no-brainer for us,” added John Farrar, Creative Director of Future Studios. “The city’s creative spirit and energy aligns perfectly with the stories we love to tell, and we’re beyond thrilled to have Shante’ lead the charge, develop and produce incredible true stories for our lifestyle brands and at -of the.”