Dean Devlin
Executive Producer


DEAN DEVLIN

Executive Producer of “The Outpost”

 

Dean Devlin is an executive producer on The CW’s fantasy adventure series “The Outpost>

 

Devlin has produced and co-written some of the most successful feature films of all time – “Independence Day,” “Stargate” and “Godzilla” – which collectively grossed more than $800 million worldwide. In May of 2001, he founded Electric Entertainment, where he serves as chairman and CEO. The full-service film, television and worldwide sales and distribution company also houses Electric Post, a state-of-the-art digital-effects and post-production facility.

 

Electric is rapidly expanding under Devlin’s leadership. The company recently launched its OTT linear channel ElectricNOW, the free streaming channel available on Stirr, Xumu and DistroTV apps, and the company’s new podcast network Electric Surge. Both the streaming channel and podcast network are available on Electric’s streaming app ElectricNOW.

 

Electric Entertainment is currently in production with a number of highly anticipated films and television series. The eagerly awaited reboot of the cult fan favorite “Leverage,” “Leverage: Redemption,” executive produced, written and directed by Devlin, has recently wrapped production on its first season, which will be one of IMDb TV’s Original series. Devlin serves as co-showrunner, co-creator and writer for “Almost Paradise,” starring Christian Kane, that aired on WGNA spring 2020 and is currently available on IMDb TV.

 

Devlin executive produced five seasons of the action-packed TNT series “Leverage.” He also executive produced three “The Librarian” movies of the week for TNT, which led to four seasons of “The Librarians” series starring Noah Wyle, Rebecca Romijn and John Larroquette. In 2005, he executive produced, along with Bryan Singer, the Emmy®-winning SyFy project “The Triangle.”

 

Devlin directed and produced the film “Bad Samaritan,” which stars David Tennant and Robert Sheehan, and was released on 2000 screens through Electric’s distribution arm.  Also under the Electric banner, Devlin produced the upcoming full-length feature film “The Deal,” the dystopian drama directed by Orsi Nagypal. He also executive produced “Flyboys,” “Eight-Legged Freaks,” “Cellular” and the critically acclaimed documentary “Who Killed the Electric Car?” 

 

Prior to forming Electric Entertainment, Devlin produced the Mel Gibson period drama “The Patriot,” which was nominated for three Academy Awards® and earned Gibson a People’s Choice Award for Best Actor.

 

June 2021