Marti Noxon Taps Maria Grasso As President Of Tiny Pyro Production Banner
July 8, 2016 - Finding Carter
UnReal co-creator Marti Noxon is bringing Maria Grasso into a overlay during Skydance, fixing her President of Tiny Pyro, Noxon’s prolongation banner. The proclamation was done currently by Skydance Television, where Noxon is underneath a multi-year altogether growth deal. Grasso is withdrawal One-Two Punch Prods, a association she co-founded with Deborah Spera, to take on a newly-created position. Spera will continue to run One-Two Punch solo under a first-look understanding during ITV Studios America.
In her new purpose stating to Noxon, Grasso will manage all growth for Tiny Pyro, including Skydance’s Dietland, an instrumentation of a novel by Sarai Walker. Set opposite a backdrop of a beauty industry, a partial impression play and partial punish anticipation will try society’s mania with weight detriment and beauty in a bold, strange and humorous way.
“As a priority growth line-up with Skydance Television fast expands, we am anxious to have found in Maria a new artistic partner to assistance shepherd Tiny Pyro’s efforts in bringing a different line-up of high peculiarity array to a screen,” pronounced Noxon.
Founded in 2015, Tiny Pyro is one of a prolongation companies behind CBS medical play Code Black, and also has mixed projects in development.
“Maria is an intensely achieved artistic executive whose abyss and extent of knowledge will offer as a clever prolongation to Skydance Television’s already rarely prolific operative attribute with Marti and a Tiny Pyro team,” combined Marcy Ross, President of Skydance Television.
Grasso is a maestro TV exec who has run growth and programming departments during a array of networks and studios, including Lifetime, The WB, Warner Bros and Universal. She has grown and overseen prolongation of such strike array as Supernatural, Army Wives, One Tree Hill and Everwood. At One-Two Punch, she oversaw projects during HBO, AMC and Amazon, and also executive constructed Finding Carter for MTV.
“I have prolonged dignified Marti’s talent and ambience in material. At a same time, we am so tender with Skydance Television’s low fasten to storytelling and a superb repute it has warranted among writers, so fasten this group is an impossibly sparkling subsequent step for me and we can't wait to get started,” pronounced Grasso.