Lionsgate and Nevision agreed to co-develop and produce a new global drama series titled OIL.

Set during the 1970s in the Persion Gulf, the epic drama series enters the geo-political conflict of the Middle East. The series’ executive producers include Steve November (pictured), Sarah Conroy, Neil Zeiger, and Sharon Bloom. November, Lionsgate’s creative director of UK TV, commented, “We are excited to be joining Nevision to tell this gripping and seductive story about the men and women who shaped the world as we know it now.”