Safdie Brothers Take Their Talents to Television with First-Look Deal at HBO

Uncut Gems filmmakers Josh and Benny Safdie have signed a two-year first-look deal with HBO that will see A24 executive produce all projects that fall under the deal, the network announced Tuesday.

While HBO didn’t announce any new projects from the Safdies’ Elara Pictures label, the mere fact that the siblings are taking their talents to television is cause for celebration ’round these parts.

I fully acknowledge that movies like Uncut Gems and Good Time aren’t for everyone, but they both feature the same scuzzy aesthetic that may prove to be a great fit for HBO, …

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