New shows coming from LeBron James. The NBA player’s production company with Maverick Carter, Springhill Entertainment just signed a two-year deal for scripted TV with ABC Studios, which is part of Disney TV Studios.
“SpringHill Entertainment makes the shows LeBron and I want to watch. We look at every project as a way to connect with our community and ask ourselves if it will entertain and empower them. We want our content to be insightful in every way. Disney is an incredible home for SpringHill’s future growth in scripted television. Disney’s variety of platforms, extensive reach, depth of talent, and diversity of audience opens up so much opportunity for us to keep creating great stories,” said co-founder Maverick.
We’d like to Welcome you all! Take on this ride with US! 🎢🚀🏆👑 https://t.co/BZx12AqxpT
— LeBron James (@KingJames) June 26, 2020
“LeBron and Maverick bring the same passion and commitment to excellence to SpringHill as LeBron brings to the NBA. We’re thrilled they’re setting up shop with us and can’t wait roll up our sleeves and get to work,” said ABC president Jonnie Davis.
It’s about the people and the process. I’m proud to have been a part of this process for the last 5 years with @uninterrupted @SpringHillEnt and Robot and proud to continue leading that process as The SpringHill Company. #MoreThan 💪🏾 pic.twitter.com/jv2eiIetqj
— Maverick Carter (@mavcarter) June 25, 2020
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