Iconic Choreographer Laurieann Gibson Talks About The Magic Of Bad Boy’s Timeless Legacy

Laurieann Gibson is an audacious visionary, a gutsy choreographer, and a potent force in Bad Boy history. In Can’t Stop Won’t Stop, Puff Daddy’s new documentary about the record label, director Daniel Kaufman forms a circular narrative of Bad Boy’s legacy, with the action mostly taking place behind the scenes at 2016’s momentous opening show [...]

Mary J. Blige To Produce ‘8 Count’ Fox Music Drama Inspired By Choreographer Laurieann Gibson From Jackal Group

Fox has given a script commitment with significant penalty to 8 Count, a drama inspired by the life of famed choreographer and creative director Laurieann Gibson, from multi-Grammy Award winner Mary J. Blige, writer Erika L. Johnson and Gail Berman’s The Jackal Group. Written by Johnson, 8 Count is a music-fueled drama that follows a young [...]

Lifetime Orders Laurieann Gibson Unscripted Series

Lifetime has ordered two new unscripted series and set premiere dates for several others, Variety has learned exclusively. First, the network has ordered “Laurieann Gibson: Beyond the Spotlight,” which will premiere on March 2. The series follows the acclaimed choreographer and her team at BoomKack Worldwide. Each episode offers a look into Gibson’s process as she [...]