Jenna Dewan has signed a two-movie deal with Lifetime. This is the multi-talented star’s big return to the network. What are the details?
Jenna Dewan Signs Deal With Lifetime
On Thursday, The Hollywood Reporter exclusively announced that Jenna Dewan has signed a deal with Lifetime. She will both star and executive produce two movies for the network.
Dewan will film one original movie, and one It’s A Wonderful Lifetime movie. Currently, these movies are in development. Therefore, an announcement with more details is forthcoming.
Dewan is well-known for portraying Freya Beauchamp in the Lifetime series, Witches of East End. Don’t forget she also starred in the Lifetime movies, Fab Five: The Texas Cheerleader Scandal, and She Made Me Do It.
Moreover, she is thrilled to be returning. “I am so excited to reteam with Lifetime on these projects.” She continued to talk about the Lifetime brand and her renewed partnership.
“They’ve always been such wonderful partners and have truly paved the way for female-focused entertainment. It’s going to be a lot of fun getting to tell some really special stories together.”
Lifetime Audience ‘Loves Jenna’
Tanya Lopez, the Executive VP of Scripted Content at Lifetime and LMN shared the network’s enthusiasm for the Witches Of East End star.
“We are thrilled to have Jenna return to Lifetime’s air, but even more so, we are excited to have her step into a broader focus behind-the-camera role to executive produce the projects. The Lifetime audience loves Jenna, and we’re thrilled to collaborate with her to create movies that will resonate with our audience for the holidays and beyond.”
Jenna Dewan wears a multitude of hats. She is an actress, dancer, host, and producer. From the time Step Up hit the screens, she became an instant star.
Lifetime Has Inked Many Recent Deals
Lifetime has been inking deals with a lot of well-known talent. At the end of 2021, they inked a two-movie deal with Sarah Drew. Like Dewan, she is doing one Christmas movie, Reindeer Games, and has already filmed the Lifetime movie, Stolen By Their Father.
Nearly a year ago, Reba McEntire signed a two-movie deal. Reba McEntire’s Christmas In Tune was one of the most-watched It’s A Wonderful Lifetime movies in 2021.
Moreover, other actresses who have signed similar deals include Toni Braxton (Fallen Angels Murder Club), Angie Harmon (Barstow), and Tia Mowry (Miracle In Motor City).
Lifetime Thrilled Jenna Dewan Is Back
On Thursday, Lifetime went to Instagram to welcome Jenna Dewan back to the network. They wrote, “✨She’s back! @jennadewan returns to Lifetime not just for one movie, but two, including one for #ItsAWonderfulLifetime!! We couldn’t be more excited! Which was your favorite Lifetime project Jenna’s been on?✨”
Jenna Dewan fans, which is your favorite Lifetime project?
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