Sheridan’s deal covers multiple projects for the newly created Entertainment & Youth Studios led by Chris McCarthy. David Glasser and 101 Studios will executive produce all projects under the deal. Keith Cox, President of ViacomCBS Entertainment and Youth Studios, will oversee the projects.
“Yellowstone” is the most-watched scripted series in the two-year history of Paramount Network, which was re-branded from Spike in 2018. The early renewal for “Yellowstone” comes ahead of the drama’s third-season premiere this summer.
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Sheridan’s deal also includes a first season of scripted drama “Mayor of Kingstown,” which was ordered last month. Set in a small Michigan town centered on seven federal prisons, “Mayor of Kingstown” follows the McClusky family, the power brokers between the criminals,