The writing/directing duo have been praised by the company for their ambitious and collaborative work process. They are set to start development on upcoming projects under this deal soon, but there have been no projects currently revealed. Regarding the deal, the duo has said that:
“The studio has created an environment that is not only collaborative, but truly filmmaker-friendly, and we’re excited to begin developing both new and ambitious material with them.”
The Russo brothers are known for directing Marvel’s 2014 hit Captain America: The Winter Soldier. They are next set to direct Marvel’s upcoming sequel, Captain America: Civil War and are the rumored frontrunners to helm Marvel’s two-part Avengers: Infinity Wars films. They’ll also be directing the adaptation The Gray Man, from a script that they penned.
The duo also directed multiple episodes for many television series, including Arrested Development, Happy Endings and Community.
The Russo brothers are repped by WME.