Fat Joe and Sean “Diddy” Combs have been tapped to executive produce an interview series for the Starz network.
LeBron James and Maverick Carter’s SpringHill Entertainment company will produce the documentary-style interview series starring Fat Joe as the host. The show will feature Fat Joe interviewing celebs and other influential individuals, Deadline reports.
“We’re about to create the biggest and most culturally-relevant series on television,” said Fat Joe in a statement about the pilot order from Starz. “With Puff, LeBron, the incredible team at Starz, and myself teaming up, you have a dream team that is guaranteed to produce TV gold. Hosting a show has always been a dream of mine, and I’m thankful for everyone who helped make it a reality. I promise you that we’re going to push the envelope, deliver compelling interviews and provide pure entertainment. Do remember – you don’t know who I know!”
Combs said he’s ecstatic about the opportunity.
“I’m excited to partner with Starz and bring these cultural giants together to create the No. 1 show on television,” added Combs. “Fat Joe is a very authentic and respected voice in the culture that deserves a platform to bring these important conversations to a global audience on a major network.”