Comedian Mike Myers has signed a two-year overall deal with HBO. The pact makes Myers exclusive to HBO in television.
“Mike Myers is one of the great comedy minds of this or any other era,” said Michael Lombardo, HBO’s head of original programming. “The opportunity to collaborate with a talent of his stature is tremendously exciting.”
Myers, best known for the widely successful franchises “Austin Powers,” “Shrek,” “Wayne’s World” and “Saturday Night Live,” said simply, “I’m thrilled to be at HBO.”