EXCLUSIVE: CAA has signed prolific producer Jesse Collins. He previously was with ICM Partners.

CAA_newlogoVia his Jesse Collins Entertainment banner, Collins produces the BET Awards, The BET Honors and BET Hip Hop Awards. He also produced BET’s UNCF An Evening Of Stars, which aired in April, is a consulting producer for the Grammy Awards and most recently was tapped to produce the 2015 Soul Train Awards, set to air November 29 on BET and Centric. He has been executive producer of BET’s hit series, Real Husbands Of Hollywood starring Kevin Hart since its 2013 launch. Under a multi-year first-look deal signed with BET last spring, Collins and his JCE are producing an original miniseries based on the iconic music group New Edition. The group’s members Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, Ronnie DeVoe, Johnny Gill and Ralph Tresvant all signed on as co-producers for the film, slated to premiere on BET in 2016. In addition, Collins is producing TV food show Midnight Cook Club with Umami Burger founder Adam Fleischman set as host.

Collins is also repped by Niles Kirchner Management, Bloom, Hergott, Diemer & Rosenthal and The Collins Jackson Agency.