Actress Gabrielle Union is a working girl, y’all! Today, IMG Worldwide announced that she has signed with the agency for representation for broadcasting, speaking, licensing, endorsements and marketing. Gabrielle confirmed:
“IMG represents some of sports and entertainment’s most celebrated personalities, and has demonstrated their ability to increase their clients’ profile through strategic marketing initiatives…I look forward to exploring the many exciting business opportunities with IMG from broadcasting, to endorsements and beyond.”
She also celebrated the news on twitter, with a simple:
Thank u! I’m excited!
And if that’s not enough, Deadline reports that BET has picked up a pilot, starring Gabrielle. Titled Being Mary Jane (formerly Single Black Female), the series centers on successful talk show host Mary Jane Paul (Union) looking to one day become the No.1 nightly news anchor while searching for Mr. Right. [Deadline]