Emmy and Academy Award-nominated producer Lynette Howell Taylor and her production banner 51 Entertainment have inked a first-look TV deal with Endeavor Content to develop and create premium scripted and unscripted shows for both streamers and linear networks. 51 Entertainment currently has film projects in the works with the global […]

Justin Simien has signed an overall deal with Paramount Television Studios. Under the deal, Simien and his Culture Machine banner will develop premium television series for the studio for broadcast, cable, and streaming platforms. Aaliyah Jihad, who joined Culture Machine in 2019, will serve as creative executive. During ‘Dear White […]

Autograph, an NFT platform co-founded by Tom Brady, announced deals with Lionsgate — to create digital-collectible content for its flagship entertainment properties — and sports wagering company DraftKings, which will launch a marketplace for Autograph’s NFTs. In addition, Autograph announced multiyear, exclusive NFT deals with a roster of star athletes […]

“The L Word: Generation Q” showrunner, executive producer, director and writer Marja-Lewis Ryan has inked an exclusive overall development deal with Showtime, Variety has learned. Gary Levine, president of entertainment with Jana Winograde at the premium cable outfit, praised “the energy, the perspective and the fun” Ryan brings to “The L […]

Nigerian superstar singer and DMW boss, Davido has signed a new deal to become the latest ambassador of liquor brand, Martell. The singer announced the new partnership via his Instagram page on Saturday, the 12th of June 2021. Davido posted a video of himself decked out in a suit and […]