John Legend Producing NBC Show
R&B singer John Legend will be executive producing a new NBC comedy show called "Mixed Blessings." The singer/songwriter will be working with executive Teri Weinberg, and the show will be produced through Legend and Mike Jackson's Get Lifted Film Company.
According to reports, the show is based on Jackson's childhood growing up in Philadelphia.
It deals with 'a prominent, black, street-bred hip-hop artist enjoying his single life who discovers that he has a teenage son and decides to connect with him and his white suburban family,' and according to reports, the show examines the 'culture clash and the complicated journey of a father and son beginning their relationship as the dad soon discovers that fame, talent, and wealth get you nowhere when it comes to parenting.'