Hacks

Hacks is a dark comedy created by Paul W. Downs, Lucia Aniello, and Jen Statsky streaming on HBO Max. The series stars Jean Smart and Hannah Einbinder. Filmed in Los Angeles and Las Vegas in early 2021.

Creator

Paul W. Downs
Lucia Aniello
Jen Statsky

Director

Lucia Aniello
Desiree Akhavan
Paul W. Downs

Streamer

HBO Max

Production Company

NBCUniversal
3 Arts Entertainment

Producer

Morgan Sackett
David Hyman

Executive Producer

Michael Schur

Camera

Panavision DXL2

Glass

Panavision Primo 70

Colorist

Shane Reed

House

Mom&Pop

“The purposeful use of the camera in telling the story of HACKS is the best filmmaking I’ve seen in a half-hour comedy since Hiro Murai’s work on ATLANTA.”

— Chris O’Falt, IndieWire