Ava DuVernay Signs Exclusive Podcast Deal with Spotify
Award-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay has signed a multiyear partnership with Spotify through DuVernay’s ARRAY Filmworks to produce scripted and unscripted podcasts series. ARRAY will partner with Spotify’s Gimlet studio on a number of scripted and unscripted narrative podcasts overseen by ARRAY Filmworks President Sarah Bremner.
Under the exclusive partnership, ARRAY will bring new stories to Spotify’s global audience of more than 320 million monthly active users. Together, Spotify and DuVernay will produce exclusive scripted and unscripted original audio programming through ARRAY, DuVernay’s multiplatform arts and social impact collective dedicated to narrative change.