Macro Television Studios is going to produce fencingfantasy action drama based on an original idea by Jonathan and Josh Baker, also known as The Baker Brothers (kin).
The series was developed by The Baker Brothers, Hebru Brantley and Eric Phillips along with Macro Television Studios. Lucien Christian Adderley and Richard “Bird” Wilson, also known as Lucien and Bird (David makes a man) were brought in to create the series and Glen Mazzara (Walking Dead) for the showrun.
In Swordplay, a teenager and his newly befriended Hypebeast crew lace up their retro kicks and march to glory with an ancient sword as they slay otherworldly creatures on the streets of Los Angeles.
Lucien and Bird are creators, writers and executive producers. The Baker brothers are directors/executive producers. Mazzara is an executive producer and showrunner.
Also executive producing are Charles D. King of Macro Television Studios, Marta Fernandez and Ahmadu Sek; Hebru Brantley of Angry Hero and Eric Phillips. Macro Television Studios produces Angry Hero, Red Bike Blue Bike, 89 Writers, 44 Strong Productions.