NBC is going into business with the Tatums to step up its game in the dance genre. The Hollywood Reporter’s Live Feed reports that the network placed a six-episode order for an untitled dance competition series from actress and dancer Jenna Dewan Tatum and her huband, Channing Tatum.
“Details about the format are being kept under wraps, but the hourlong project is described as a ‘fresh take’ on the dance competition genre,” THR reports. “Dewan Tatum will serve as a judge and mentor on the series, with husband and ‘Step Up’ co-star Channing Tatum also set to appear onscreen.”
The project comes from Endemol Shine North America, with Dewan Tatum and her partner Meegan Kiernan executive producing through Purple Cup Productions.
Dewan Tatum and her husband recently faced off against each other on “Lip Sync Battle.” Here’s the clip …