by: Sammy Mink
Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are re-teaming for Syfy project INCORPORATED under their Pearl Street Films. The project is a futuristic thriller set in a future where the world is run by corporations that have almost unlimited power and will follow the story of one man’s efforts to beat the system. Alex and David Pastor will write the pilot, while Ted Humphrey will serve as showrunner and will executive produce. Damon, Affleck, and Jennifer Todd will also executive produce and Margaret Chernin will be an associate producer.
This project marks the first cable project for Pearl Street, whose only other TV project is the upcoming drama pilot The Middle Man on Fox, which Affleck is set to direct. Pearl Street is also the production company behind Gus Van Sant’s 2012 drama Promised Land, which was written by Damon and John Krasinski.