McQueen’s most recent focus has been on the pilot for the HBO drama Codes of Conduct starring newcomer Devon Terrell in the lead. The show centers on a young black man’s experience entering the high society of New York. Canning and Sherman join McQueen as executive producers on the project.
New Regency has been seeing some success as of late, with Gone Girl and Birdman getting awards buzz. In addition to the Widows project, the studio recently announced their acquisition of the graphic novel Wytches, with Brad Pitt’s (Fury) Plan B set to produce.