Jay-Z has signed a major deal with The Weinstein Company. Where he will be producing television shows that are scripted and unscripted and films! There will be a quick turn around, and we are set to see something very soon. Whether that is a show or movie, who knows.
“I’m excited to tell stories from real-life prophets, whom through their struggles have changed the world for the better, and others whose stories are filled with fantasy and delight,” said Jay Z in a statement. “Harvey and David are visionaries both of whom have done this time and time again. I’m already passionate about what we currently have in the pipeline and I’m looking forward to discovering others.”
“Having known Jay on a personal level for many years we are thrilled by the opportunity to expand our relationship,” said TWC Co-Chairman Harvey Weinstein. “Jay’s ability to influence entertainment and pop culture has gone well beyond music for many years. He approaches every aspect of his career with both determination and effortlessness, making him one of the leading power players in entertainment history. We already have some exceptional projects in the works and are excited to see what more is to come.” – THR
There’s no denying that Jay-Z is not only a music mogul but has tackled fashion, management, and more. Lets now add television to the list. What’s the name going to be? RocNation TV? Just a thought.