Netflix gets into the Kevin Hart Business on a grand scale. The streaming service has signed a new first-look contract with Hart and his company HartBeat Productions. Hart will play the lead role in the exclusive, long-term deal at least four films for Netflix, in addition to producing other projects. This reflects the deal the company previously made with Adam Sandler, which has proven to be quite successful.
Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. None of the film projects have yet been revealed. However, this gives Netflix the exclusive rights to multiple films by a big star who can sign his name for other projects too, which may give them a boost. Kevin Hart had this to say.
“Partnering with Netflix is a great opportunity for HartBeat and me. I look forward to working with Netflix and producing cutting-edge films. I’m very grateful to Ted Sarandos and Scott Stuber. We share the same creative vision and always put audiences to them First Position This business is about growth and my HartBeat team continues to exceed my expectations for their ability to develop stories and relationships. Our goal is to make the HartBeat name synonymous with world-class entertainment and narration. “
The deal comes after the start of Kevin Hart: Zero F **** givenHart, which later became Netflix’s biggest stand-up comedy special in 2020. Before that, he was also the subject of documentation. Don’t fuck that upScott Stuber, director of Netflix Film, had this to say.
“Netflix has had a long relationship with Kevin and we’ve been fortunate enough to work with him many times. He’s a practical producer and it was great to see him build an amazing company with HartBeat. Very few artists do that We attract audiences of all ages and manage to make comedies, dramas and family films. We are excited to be working with Kevin and his great team at Hartbeat to keep our audiences entertained for years to come. “
Kevin Hart has been part of big box office hits in recent years, including Jumanji: The next level, Hobbs & Shaw and The secret life of pets. But its live action comedies like Ride along, Evening school and Central intelligence were also massively successful. And this is where this Netflix deal could really blossom. HartBeat President Bryan Smiley had this to say.
“I am overjoyed with this exciting new chapter in our company’s history. Kevin and I are determined to make world-class films with our new partners at Netflix. This groundbreaking deal guarantees that HartBeat productions will be watched by millions of socialmediagossips around the world for years to come . “
The youngest vehicle of the actor and comedian was The Hart, which was broadcast on the now defunct streaming service Quibi. Kevin Hart had committed to play in the limited series prior to the newly announced deal True story for Netflix, which is currently under development. This message was previously reported by Deadline.
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