Entertainment Michael Strahan’s SMAC Entertainment Signs ‘Total Bellas’ Brie & Nikki Bella
Brie Bella Worries Nikki Bella 'Rushed' Pregnancy with Artem Chigvintsev: 'I'm in Shock'
In January, Nikki and Brie revealed to PEOPLE that they are both pregnant and due only days apart . During a recent episode of The Bellas Podcast, Nikki said that she and Chigvintsev recently experienced some panic upon learning there might be something wrong with their baby's developing organs. © Provided by People Brie Bella/Instagram "We kind of had a heart scare," Nikki said. "Artem and I had to drive to L.A. to get our baby double-checked because [my doctors] thought they saw something in our baby's heart.
Michael Strahan and Constance Schwartz-Morini’shas signed stars and exec producers Brie Bella and Nikki Bella.
The company will represent the pair, whose E! reality series was recently renewed for a sixth season.
This comes after the business signed Power alum Omari Hardwick to its client roster and launched in-house social media management and digital consulting division SMAC Digital Management.
‘Total Bellas’ Renewed For Season 6 at E!
The Bella twins are coming back for more. E! has officially renewed “Total Bellas” for a sixth season, right on cue for the end of season 5. The series follows the lives of WWE superstars, authors and entrepreneurs Nikki Bella and Brie Bella. Season 6 is set to premiere later this fall. Season 5 of the docuseries, which concluded tonight, featured several milestones in the sisters’ lives, including Nikki and Artem’s romantic French engagement and the twins finding out they’re both pregnant and due within weeks of each other.
In addition to starring and exec producing Total Bellas, the pair wrestle in the WWE, run female apparel line Birdiebee and recently published memoir Incomparable.
SMAC Entertainment was founded in 2011 and its roster includes Erin Andrews, Shante Broadus, October Gonzalez, Tony Gonzalez, Michael Griffin, Bryan Hynson, Wiz Khalifa, Curt Menefee, Brian Orakpo and Deion Sanders. Its current projects in production include Back in the Game (CNBC), and ABC’s hit primetime game show The $100,000 Pyramid. Projects in development include an untitled series based on the life of Netflix’s Last Chance U breakout star Brittany Wagner starring Courteney Cox (Charter Spectrum), Cupcake Men (ABC), and Caramel Curves (HBO and Issa Rae Productions).
“We’re excited to welcome Brie and Nikki to the SMAC family,” said Michael Strahan and Constance Schwartz-Morini, co-founders of SMAC Entertainment. “They are incredibly talented, versatile and encompass the same work ethic that we pride ourselves on and value most. We look forward to joining forces to help expand on the incredible foundation they’ve already built for their growing empire.”
Brie and Nikki Bella also continue to be repped by WME, Leslie Sloane and Jami Kandel at Vision PR, and Ziffren Brittenham LLP.
Dave Franco's Directorial Debut The Rental Tops Weekend Box Office in 251 Theaters .
Dave Franco directed wife Alison Brie in his just-released debut The Rental Dave Franco's passion project is a hit! The Rental, Franco's directorial debut, came out on top with $420,871 made across 251 open theaters, according to Box Office Mojo. While major theaters chains like AMC Theaters and Regal Cinemas remain closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, some independent theaters across the country remain open. Drive-in theaters have also experience a resurgence, with Franco and wife Alison Brie, who starred in the movie, even stopping by one last month to premiere the film.