Jennifer Lopez is officially doing business with Netflix. diversity reports that the actor, singer and CEO of Nuyorican Production has signed a multi-year, first-look deal with the streaming giant.
Lopez will co-produce with Benny Medina and Nuyorican President Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas, a range of film and television content, both scripted and unscripted. The content is designed to feature a variety of female actors, writers and filmmakers.
“Jennifer Lopez has been a driving force in entertainment in every aspect of her career. By partnering with her and Nuyorican, we know she will continue to bring amazing stories, joy and inspiration to audiences around the world, “said Scott Stuber, Netflix director for global films, in a statement.
“I’m excited to announce my new partnership with Netflix. Elaine, Benny, and I believe there is no better home for us than a forward-thinking content creation company that tries to defy conventional wisdom and directly market art and entertainment to millions around the world that no longer has the kind of boundaries and constraints look at the past, “said Lopez. “We at Nuyorican Productions are happy to find like-minded partners in Ted Sarandos, Scott Stuber, Bela Bajaria and the entire team and look forward to getting to work right away.”