Amazon's Audible signs deal with Reese Witherspoon's media company
Amazon's Audible groups with Reese Witherspoon's Hello Sunshine generation organization on a book recording venture.
Reese's Book Club will one month from now exhibit a determination of Audible's book recordings that component solid, complex female characters.
Later in the year, Witherspoon and Audible will work together on unique sound creations with subtle elements to come at a later date.
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Witherspoon’s company is producing a range of content including feature films, TV shows, social series, and more, including the upcoming Hulu original series starring Witherspoon and Kerry Washington, “Little Fires Everywhere,” based on Celeste Ng’s 2017 bestseller. It’s also producing a number of series for Apple’s forthcoming streaming service, including a comedy series with Kristen Wiig, a true crime thriller with Octavia Spencer, and a two-season drama series with Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston. Amazon, meanwhile, has yet to tap into the Hello Sunshine brand until now, by way of its Audible subsidiary.
“When I started Reese’s Book Club, I wanted to highlight the voices of female storytellers and I am so excited to work with Audible to literally deliver on our mission!” read a statement by Witherspoon about the new project. “It can be hard to find time to read a highly recommended book, and love that with this partnership we are providing a way to experience these beautiful stories in audio form.”