Phoebe Waller-Bridge gained huge on the Emmys on Sunday. Her present Fleabag gained Finest Comedy Collection and he or she herself took dwelling awards for greatest writing in a comedy collection and excellent lead actress. She’s now signed an enormous new cope with Amazon, which she was already working with for Fleabag, to make extra unique TV content material for the community.
According to Variety, Waller-Bridge will make and produce new exhibits for Amazon Studios; these packages will air solely on Amazon Prime Video. Sources instructed the location that Amazon is paying Waller-Bridge round $20 million USD per yr below the deal.
“I am insanely excited to be persevering with my relationship with Amazon,” Waller-Bridge stated. “Working with the staff on Fleabag was the inventive partnership goals are fabricated from. It actually looks like dwelling. I can not wait to get going!”
Amazon Studios boss Jennifer Salke stated in an announcement that Waller-Bridge is “intelligent, good, beneficiant, and a virtuoso” throughout writing, appearing, and producing.
“Fleabag has been a present to our Prime Video clients and we’re excited for what comes subsequent from this good thoughts to dazzle and delight our international viewers,” Salke stated.
Fleabag gained a complete of six Emmy awards for its second and ultimate season, making it among the many most adorned exhibits of the occasion.
Waller-Bridge was additionally employed to contribute to the script for the brand new James Bond film, No Time To Die. In response to reviews, 007 actor Daniel Craig particularly requested for her assist.