Jay Z Signs “First Look Deal” With Weinstein Company
Jay Z who has been involved with movies like Annie, Top Five, The Great Gatsby, Paid in Full, and documentary Fade to Black has now made another entertainment business deal.
The deal which was made with The Weinstein Company involves a “First Look” business clause.
According to Jay Z
“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,” a statement from Jay Z reads.
“Harvey and David (Weinstein) 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,” Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein adds. “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.”