Lizzo Inks First Look Deal With Amazon To Develop TV Projects

August 06 2020

Lizzo is getting into the television business! Shadow and Act has confirmed that the musician has just inked a first look deal at Amazon to develop projects for television that will premiere exclusively on Amazon Prime Video in more than 200 countries and territories.

“I’m so excited to partner with the amazing team at Amazon,” said Lizzo. “Thank you to Jen Salke and the rest of the team for making this dream come true. I can’t wait to get started and share my vision with the world.”

“Lizzo is one of the most exciting, creative, joyful artists in the industry, and it is such a pleasure to announce this new deal with her,” said Jennifer Salke, Head of Amazon Studios. “She has such a unique perspective and we’re so excited to hear her ideas for new content that our Prime Video customers are sure to love.”

Three-time Grammy winner Lizzo became a household name with her platinum-selling debut album Her hit singles include "Truth Hurts" (5x Platinum), "Good as Hell" (3x Platinum) and "Juice" (Platinum). The album Cuz I Love You spent 24 consecutive weeks within the Billboard Top 200 albums chart's top 10.

 

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by Trey Mangum on August 06 2020

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