BET's buzzy three-part biopic The New Edition Story has pulled record ratings, with Parts 1 and 3 of the miniseries the network's highest-rated and most-watched telecasts in five years.
January 25, 2017
Producer Jesse Collins appeared on SportsCenter with Cari Champion to discuss his miniseries, The New Edition Story, and his beloved Dallas Cowboys.
by Keith Murphy January 24 2017, 12:15 PM ET
Crew Love: How 'The New Edition Story' Made A Band Of Brothers
Executive Producer Jesse Collins and the cast of The New Edition Story cover the iconic Vibe magazine and talk about the trials and triumphs experienced making the three part miniseries.
by EBONY Staff November 23, 2015 9:00am
EBONY magazine recognizes those who lead, inspire and demonstrate through their individual talents, the very best in Black America. Producer Jesse Collins was included on the magazine’s exclusive Power 100 list.
by Denise Petski
• October 16, 2015 10:00am
CAA has signed prolific producer Jesse Collins.
• October 13, 2015
It takes a village to bring an award show from conception to reality. But someone’s got to run the village. Enter Jesse Collins, a cool, level headed veteran producer and DC native who, for the better part of a decade has been involved with some of the most iconic award shows and live events moments of our culture.
by Howard Clay
• October 5, 2015
Jesse Collins, the go-to producer for the BET Awards, BET Hip Hop Awards, UNCF An Evening of Stars, BET Honors, Soul Train Awards, and executive producer of the mega-hit TV series Real Husbands of Hollywood starring Kevin Hart, has made a name for himself in the world of television and entrepreneurship. Read about this NAACP Image Award winner’s untraditional path to becoming the B.O.S.S. of his own production company and his life!
by Howard University • September 30, 2015 10:00am
The Howard University Homecoming Steering Committee Presents Industry Code with Jesse Collins, a conversation and Q&A with the executive producer of the BET Awards, BET Honors, BET Hip Hop Awards, UNCF’s An Evening of Stars®, the 2015 Soul Train Awards, the upcoming New Edition biopic and BET’s smash hit TV series, Real Husbands of Hollywood on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 1:00 pm at HU’s Armour J. Blackburn University Center, 2397 Sixth Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20059.
by Denise Petski •
August 10, 2015 10:00am
DEADLINE: New Edition Biopic Miniseries From Jesse Collins In Works At BET.
An original miniseries based on the iconic 1980s R&B/ pop group New Edition is set at BET Networks, with Real Husbands Of Hollywood’s Jesse Collins executive producing through his Jesse Collins Entertainment banner.
by Daron Pressley • June 13, 2015
BE Modern Man: Meet “The Producer Extraordinaire” Jesse Collins
For over a decade, Entertainment industry veteran and Image® Award winner Jesse Collins has played an integral role in producing many of television’s most memorable moments in music entertainment.
by Denise Petski • June 8, 2015 9:30am
DEADLINE: Jesse Collins To Produce 2015 Soul Train Awards On Centric
Jesse Collins is expanding his portfolio of awards shows for BET Networks. The prolific producer has closed a deal with Centric, a BET Network, to produce the 2015 Soul Train Awards via his Jesse Collins Entertainment shingle.
by Nellie Andreeva •April 13, 2015 8:05am
DEADLINE: Adam Fleischman-Hosted Food TV Show In Works With Jesse Collins Producing
Producer Jesse Collins (Real Husbands Of Hollywood) has teamed with Umami Burger founder Adam Fleischman for a TV series Midnight Cook Club.
by Nellie Andreeva •April 1, 2015 11:14am
DEADLINE: Deborah Gregory’s ‘Catwalk’ Books To Be Adapted As TV Series
By Producer Jesse Collins
Producer Jesse Collins (Real Husbands of Hollywood) has acquired the rights to The Cheetah Girls author Deborah Gregory’s Catwalk young adult book series to develop it as a TV show.
by Nellie Andreeva •March 25, 2015 9:17am
DEADLINE: Producer Jesse Collins Inks Deal With BET
BET Networks has signed a first-look deal with one of its most prolific producers, Jesse Collins, who is behind BET’s awards franchises as well as the network’s hit series Real Husbands Of Hollywood.
by Nellie Andreeva • October 3, 2014 7:46am
DEADLINE: BET’s ‘Real Husbands Of Hollywood’ Renewed For Fourth Season
The fakest reality show ever from executive producers Kevin Hart, Stan Lathan, Ralph Farquhar, Dave Becky, Chris Spencer and Jesse Collins is a real-life runaway smash. Led by comic genius Hart with an all-star cast (Nelly, Nick Cannon, Duane Martin, Dondre Whitfield and Cynthia McWilliams), Season 4 will provide more appointment television full of new rivalries, special guests and laugh-out-loud cliffhangers.