The pact with Haddish and her She Ready production company comes amid a banner year for the comedian who will next be seen opposite Tracy Morgan in The Last OG which premieres in April on TBS. She’s also set to star alongside Kevin Hart in Universal’s Night School, due for a September release.
Haddish’s other upcoming projects include a starring role in New Line’s The Kitchen, and she also will star and serve as an executive producer in Universal’s The Temp. She also has Limited Partners in development with Paramount which she will star in and serve as an EP on the project as well, and recently wrapped production on The Oath alongside Ike Barinholtz.
Her recent book The Last Black Unicorn was on the New York Times bestseller list, and she’s tapped to receive the Rising Star Award at the 2018 American Black Film Festival Honors.
Haddish is repped by Principato Young, APA, Gordon Bobb and Lily Tillers and Dell, Shaw, Moonves.
Haddish’s deal was first reported by Variety.