FX Productions has agreed to a first-look production deal
with Touchy Feely Films, the production company headed by Paul Giamatti and Dan
The two-year deal will have Touchy Feely Films develop
series projects exclusively for cable television. The deal with FXP is the
first television output deal for Touchy Feely Films.
"We're thrilled Paul and Dan chose FX Productions to
set up shop and we look forward to being in business with them," said Eric
Schrier, executive VP of FX Productions and head of series development for FX.
"Their ideas and sensibilities fall squarely in line with the type of
projects we're looking to produce. They are a terrific addition to our growing
roster of producers under the FXP banner."
"I am incredibly pleased and honored to have this
opportunity to work with all the fine folks at FX," said Giamatti.
"They are simply great at what they do, and we eagerly anticipate
putting together some great shows with them."