Spotify signs exclusive podcast deal with filmmaker Ava DuVernay

“Recognizing the undeniable power of voice and sound, I am delighted to extend Array’s storytelling into the realm of podcasting,” DuVernay said in a statement. “The opportunity to work with [Gimlet managing director] Lydia Polgreen and her passionate team brought us to Spotify as a home for our audio stories and we couldn’t be more excited to start this new creative journey.

DuVernay and Array join a number of notable people on Spotify’s podcast list. In recent years, the company has entered into agreements with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Joe rogan and Barack and Michelle Obama.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *