Jack Whitehall, the British comic and actor who just lately starred alongside Dwayne Johnson in Jungle Cruise and will probably be subsequent seen in Clifford the Large Purple Canine, has signed an unique non-scripted content material take care of Banijay.
The 2-year settlement will see Whitehall and his manufacturing firm Jackpot accomplice with corporations throughout the TV big’s U.Okay. group to create and develop a spread of concepts, which might see Whitehall in each on- or off-screen roles.
The association comes off the again of a relationship between the comedian and Banijay-owned manufacturing corporations, leading to reveals reminiscent of Jack Whitehall: Travels With My Father, Backchat and Dangerous Training.
“I’ve bought so many concepts that I’m delighted to be partnering with Banijay U.Okay. so we are able to get them made and out into the world,” stated Whitehall.
Banijay U.Okay. CEO Lucinda Hicks added: “We now have an amazing relationship with Jack and are thrilled to have signed this take care of Jackpot. In addition to being an excellent and vastly versatile performer, Jack, in addition to Ricard Ackerman, who will probably be heading up the artistic group, have an astute sense of what makes nice TV and tips on how to interact with audiences world wide. Along with the great creatives now we have throughout the U.Okay. group, we’re actually set as much as nurture nice concepts and make them on a world stage.”
The deal begins instantly, and Whitehall will proceed to work on scripted initiatives and with the Banijay U.Okay. group’s drama and comedy producers.