EXCLUSIVE: Jesse Collins has introduced in Royal Ties Productions’ Tracey Kemble as EVP, Scripted Content material at his Jesse Collins Leisure. Within the newly created position, Kemble will oversee growth and manufacturing for all scripted content material on the tv and movie manufacturing firm primarily based at Burbank, CA.
JCE has a multi-year total settlement with ViacomCBS Cable Networks. On the theatrical aspect, ViacomCBS’ movie entities. reminiscent of Paramount Gamers, have a first-look on JCE’s movie growth tasks.
Kemble involves JCE from the Reina and Regina King-led Royal Ties Productions the place she was SVP of Improvement & Manufacturing, overseeing the corporate’s first-look cope with Netflix for episodic tv and movie and collaborating with manufacturing corporations together with Legendary Leisure, Proximity Media, Calamity Jane and Alfresco Photos, to call a number of.
She produced the documentary By way of The Hearth: The Legacy of Barack Obama, was government producer of the GLAAD Media Award-nominated collection Born To Model in addition to senior editorial producer for Nationwide Geographic’s 6-part restricted collection America Inside Out with Katie Couric. As well as, she has produced brief movies together with the Kerry Washington-directed brief targeted on girls’s empowerment in politics in the USA for Conde Nast’s Glamour Ladies of the 12 months Awards.
Kemble started her profession at Hollywood Photos, a division of The Walt Disney Co., and is credited with brokering the deal to carry directing duo Allen and Albert Hughes on to direct Lifeless Presidents. Later, as VP of Manufacturing at HBO, Kemble was on the workforce that shepherded the tv films Disappearing Acts, directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood starring Sanaa Lathan; A Lesson Earlier than Dying starring Don Cheadle; and Miss Evers’ Boys starring Alfre Woodard and Laurence Fishburne. As EVP of The Samuelsson Group, she partnered with Marcus Samuelsson, chef and proprietor of Harlem’s Pink Rooster restaurant, to launch his model throughout tv and digital platforms and she or he was one of many producers of The Cooking Channel documentary Savoring Harlem in addition to the music particular John Legend: Dwell from The Pink Rooster that was directed by Ava DuVernay.
The New York native can also be the co-founder of Inexperienced Beetz, a company that gives educators with a ready-to-teach curriculum and a distance studying on-line program concerning the fashionable meals system, diet and sustainability for 4th-Seventh graders and is partnered with over 500 faculties in New York Metropolis, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island.
JCE was behind the music-themed miniseries The New Version Story, The Bobby Brown Story and American Soul. The corporate is thought for its broad portfolio of awards exhibits it has produced (American Music Awards, BET Awards, Soul Practice Awards), specials (John Lewis: Celebrating A Hero, Amanda Seales I Be Knowin’), unscripted content material (Cardi Tries) and competitors/recreation exhibits (Hip Hop Squares, Rhythm & Move), all government produced by Collins. He additionally has served as co-executive producer for the Grammy Awards, government producer of The 2021 Pepsi Tremendous Bowl Halftime Present and produced The 2021 Academy Awards.