‘Serial’ Creators Launch Podcast Production Company & New Digital Series

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The team behind the Serial juggernaut has launched a podcast production company and set up its first digital series. Serial Productions' initial project will be S-Town, a nonfiction limited series set in rural Alabama and hosted by longtime This American Life producer Brian Reed. All episodes be released simultaneously in March. Production on S-Town began when a man reached out to This American Life complaining about his small Alabama town. He wanted a reporter to…