Steve Hutensky Excited to Produce Pieces of Her for Television

Steve Hutensky is part of the production team for Pieces of Her that has been picked up for television. The show ‘s adaptation will follow the storyline in Karin Slaughter’s novel by the same name. While the novel has just hit the bookstore shelves, Steve is excited about the development of the book into shows for the small screen.


Hutensky states Made Up Stories will be developing the project with Endeavor Content. This novel is about a woman who discovers things about her mother she never knew after her mother kills a shooter that has gone on a violent rampage at a mall. The woman’s life starts to unravel as she deals with learning the true identity of her mother. An identity her mother has been hiding from her for almost thirty years.


The adaptation of Pieces of Her will be directed by the Emmy-nominated director Lesli Linka Glatter, who has worked on episodes of Homeland and Mad Men. Writer Charlotte Stoudt will adapt the novel and assist with production. The novel’s complex mother and daughter characters, along with the suspenseful storyline, will bring excitement to the series unlike any other show on television. Steve is proud of producing such works and of supporting female content creators.


After getting a history degree from Dartmouth then a Law Degree from New York University, Steve Hutensky started his work in the film industry as an independent producer. He spent those early years based in New York City where, in 2005, he formed his own production company Walk The Walk Entertainment. Steve still runs this company today while also working for several companies in the film business over the years. He is married to Executive Producer Bruna Papandrea. Steve works alongside her at her production company Made Up Stories which is developing Pieces of Her. Steve Hutensky now lives in Los Angeles with Bruna and their two children.