44 Blue Productions announced that it has signed an exclusive deal with radio personality and Grammy-nominated performer Angie Martinez, “The Voice of New York,” to develop concepts for television in association with Principato-Young Entertainment.
Martinez, host of her own hit daily afternoon radio show on New York’s Hot 97, is a multimedia star whose credits include movies, videos and television.
“Angie truly is a multimedia phenomenon ˆ she brings tremendous energy and talent to everything she does,” said Rasha Drachkovitch, President of 44 Blue Productions. “The Angie Martinez Show‚ is a New York institution, and we‚re excited to introduce her to audiences nationwide in a format that extends her brand and showcases her expertise in music, pop culture, style, fashion and food.”
“Angie has an amazing story, working her way to the top in a tough, male-dominated business to become a major influencer in pop culture,” said Stephanie Drachkovitch, Executive Vice President & Co-Owner of 44 Blue Productions. “She’s also a single mom with a unique perspective on family, dating and work, and she’s passionate about bringing her experience as a young, modern Latino woman to television. We think audiences are going to be really interested in what she has to say.”