A Bee Gees stage musical is on the way, with Universal Pictures' theater division, Universal Theatrical Group, pacting to develop a production based on the life story and hit tunes of the 1970s supergroup. Barry Gibb, the sole surviving member of the Bee Gees, will executive produce.UTG made the deal with Gibb, Yvonne Gibb (the wife of the late Maurice Gibb) and the estate of Robin Gibb for the rights to the band's life story and music for a show...
Vice Chairman, Business Affairs & Operations
Horowitz is responsible for negotiating NBCUniversal’s content deals for its film and TV studios, TV networks and signature streaming service, Peacock. For Universal Pictures, he closed an overall deal with director Michael Bay (“Transformers”) and Brad Fuller’s (“A Quiet Place”) production company Platinum Dunes and signed superhot directing duo Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert — aka Daniels — to an exclusive five-year pact fresh off the success of their sleeper sci-fi comedy hit “Everything Everywhere All at Once.” Under Horowitz’s leadership, NBCU closed a deal with Rachel Maddow for the 8-part podcast series “Rachel Maddow Presents: Ultra,” which debuted at No.1 on Apple Podcasts in October and stayed there for four straight weeks. Amblin has since optioned the film rights to the series.