|News| Big Business! Russell Simmons Plans To Buy a TV Network

29
Sep

According to the Wall Street Journal, Russell Simmons is ready to take a stand against what he feels is not portrayed well on television as American Culture. He states:

“Television landscape needs an integrated channel that better reflects American culture. Networks are a little slow in how mainstream culture is shifting. There’s a lack of integration in Hollywood, and I want to address that.”

The entrepreneur is taking his new business venture very seriously and is looking to buy a TV network at this moment, He feels his channel will be the exact meaning of diverse and not the typical segregated channels. Simmons stated at a Charity event in Hong Kong:

“Networks are a little slow in how mainstream culture is shifting. There’s a lack of integration in Hollywood, and I want to address that.””

This household name has decided that he wants to be known for more than just Def Jam Records and Phat Farm and is taking his empire to another level. During the Charity event in Hong Kong he also revealed that he will be working with the infamous Brian Grazer and Ron Howard on a television project. Russell Simmons has promised a formal announcement about his up and coming project soon. Stay tuned.

Tags: