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Extant Storytech2021-09-02T20:58:32+00:00

About Mickey Fisher

MICKEY FISHER

MICKEY FISHER (Creator/Writer) is the creator of the sci-fi event series EXTANT (CBS), Executive Produced by Steven Spielberg and Amblin Television, starring Halle Berry, and REVERIE (NBC), Executive Produced by Amblin Television, starring Sarah Shahi. 

He was also a Consulting Producer on MARS (NatGeo), Executive Produced by Ron Howard and Imagine, a Co-Executive Producer for THE STRAIN (FX), Executive Produced by Guillermo Del Toro and Carlton Cuse, Consulting Producer for Season Two of JACK RYAN (Amazon), Executive Produced by Carlton Cuse.

Fisher’s sci-fi play REPLICA had its world premiere at Stages Repertory Theatre in Houston in 2018. Originally from Ironton, Ohio, Mickey attended The University of Cincinnati’s College Conservatory of Music for Musical Theater. Mickey is repped by WME.

Most recently, Fisher is co-creating FIREKEEPER’S DAUGHTER for Netflix, based on the novel by Angeline Boulley, Executive Produced by Barack and Michelle Obama’s Higher Ground Productions.

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“One of Fisher’s first scripts for television wound up becoming a series produced by Spielberg’s Amblin TV banner for CBS with Halle Berry starring. All because he entered a screenwriting contest.” (full story here)

Shelli Weinstein, VARIETY

“Barack and Michelle Obama’s Higher Ground Productions has unveiled a new slate of projects at Netflix… Mickey Fisher (National Geographic’s Mars, NBC’s Reverie) will serve as showrunner and co-write with Wenonah Wilms, who like Boulley is from the Ojibwe tribe. Fisher and Wilms executive produce” (full story here)

Rick Porter, HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

““Reverie” is a grounded, dramatic thriller about a former detective specializing in human behavior who is brought in when the launch of an advanced virtual reality program has dangerous and unintended consequences.” (full story here)

Elizabeth Wagmeister, VARIETY

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FROM THE PEN OF MICKEY FISHER

AITA

AITA by Mickey Fisher AITA FOR BREAKING UP WITH MY GF? A little backstory: my Uncle Ray was a bit of an eccentric. Picture Steve

THE PRIVATEER

The Privateer A Tech-noir short story by Mickey Fisher Genzo laid the gun case on top of the bar and opened it to show Novi

WEEKENDS WITH GG

Weekends With GG A Flash Fiction Story by Mickey Fisher On Friday nights, after she finished her studies, Iona and her grandma would make Rice Krispie

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