44 Blue Productions has inked an overall first-look deal with Wahlburgers producer Archie Gips. He will develop unscripted TV formats for 44 Blue under his Glad I Thought of It Productions banner.

Gips serves as an executive producer and showrunner for 44 Blue-produced Wahlburgers on A&E and was an executive producer on its companion show, Donnie Loves Jenny. Gips’ other producing credits include A&E’s Duck Dynasty, Bravo’s Top Chef, WE tv’s Braxton Family Values, NBC’s Last Comic Standing, Blind Date and Paramount Pictures’ musical documentary features Katy Perry: Part Of Me and Justin Bieber: Never Say Never.