Pop star-actor Jennifer Lopez’s production firm has inked a multi-year first-look deal with video streaming platform Netflix.
Based on The Hollywood Reporter, Lopez’s Nuyorican Productions will create characteristic movies, TV sequence and unscripted content material, supporting numerous feminine actors, writers and filmmakers.
The Hustlers star, who co-runs the banner with production companion Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas, is already engaged on two Netflix options — The Mom and The Cipher.
“I’m excited to announce my new partnership with Netflix. Elaine, Benny and I consider there is no such thing as a higher residence for us than a forward-leaning content material creation firm that seeks to defy typical knowledge and straight market to the hundreds of thousands throughout the globe who not view artwork and leisure with the form of boundaries and limitations of the previous,” she mentioned.
Scott Stuber, Netflix’s head of worldwide movies, mentioned they’re wanting ahead to showcase “impactful” tales in collaboration with Lopez.
All through each facet of her profession, Jennifer Lopez has been a drive in leisure. In partnering with her and Nuyorican, we all know she is going to proceed to deliver impactful tales, pleasure and inspiration to audiences around the globe,” he mentioned.
Lopez will begin capturing for Niki Caro-directed The Mom later this 12 months. The movie is scheduled to launch in 2022.