UCP Strikes Deal with John Legend’s Get Lifted


Universal Content Productions (UCP) has signed a new deal with Get Lifted Film Co., the production company run by John Legend, Mike Jackson and Ty Stiklorius.

The agreement comprises a scripted overall deal and a first-look arrangement for unscripted series.

“We are elated to align with the talented team at Get Lifted Film Co. to bring their incredible scripted and unscripted stories to life,” said Beatrice Springborn, president of UCP. “Mike, John and Ty have an absolutely astonishing track record, and we’re excited to support their vision through this new alliance.”

“We’re so excited to broaden our relationship with the Universal family,” added Jackson. “Especially working closely with Beatrice, Toby and Pearlena to help us continue to define our voice as producers within the television landscape.”