From the producer of the hit VH1 Television reality series "For the Love of Ray J" comes an amazing slate of film and television projects lined up for casting in 2013. Untouchable J Productions CEO and Producer JoJo Ryder, who is extremely well connected in the entertainment industry, is collaborating with his good friend and five-time Grammy Awards nominated hip hop recording artist Akon, for a feature film and several reality series. Ryder has also partnered with R&B singer Keith Sweat for a documentary film called "Make It Last Forever" based on the book of the same name that Keith Sweat has coming out February 14th, 2013.
JoJo Ryder is currently producing the Showtime Networks documentary "36 Minutes," which centers on the life and career of former professional boxing world champion Sugar Shane Mosley. Mosley has held world titles in three weight divisions, having held the IBF Lightweight Championship, WBC Welterweight Championship, WBA Super Welterweight Championship, WBA Super Light Middleweight Championship, WBC Light Middleweight Championship, and The Ring Light Middleweight Championships. Sugar Shane Mosley Promotions have entered into a business partnership with JoJo Ryder and Untouchable J Productions in January, 2011.
Upcoming projects for JoJo Ryder and Akon include the reality series "Become a WIFE, Don't Stay a Girlfriend". The show will star Akon's mother Kine Thiam. Filming will take place in Los Angeles and Atlanta beginning April 5, 2013. Shooting on the reality series "ATS", a competition show with the most athletic women in the country, gets underway on June 14, 2013 in Atlanta. Production will begin soon on a new series titled "Sweat Hotel," where Keith Sweat, who has been through it all when it comes to love, is going to try and help twelve singles ladies, and twelve single men find love by being a match maker. On March 22, 2013 Ryder and Akon will begin production on a true-story feature film currently being referred to as "Untitled Akon JoJo Ryder Project", chronicling one of the most infamous and lucrative crime families the United States has ever come across.
In addition to collaborating with Akon, Keith Sweat, and Sugar Shane Mosley, JoJo Ryder will be executive producing a reality series called "Dinner for Three" also being executive produced by hip hop singer Ray J. The production will feature celebrity guests who come on the show, eat good food, and chat about experiences they have had in their particular profession. Co-producing is Keith McPherson of Untouchable J Productions and Rasheed Muhammad. Shooting begins in Los Angeles and New York on February 15, 2013.
JoJo Ryder and Akon are repped by Creative Artists Agency (CAA). Keith Sweat is repped by Red Entertainment Agency. Ray J is signed with Agency for the Performing Arts.