International entertainment and music management company Three Six Zero has acquired Westbrook Entertainment – which represents Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith, Jaden Smith, Willow Smith, Kenna and Crespo.
Three Six Zero was co-founded by British music entrepreneur Mark Gillespie, who is now based in LA – it represents Calvin Harris.
Westbrook founder Miguel Melendez – who has served as executive producer of Jada Pinkett Smith’s Red Table Talks on Facebook Watch, as well as executive producer on Will Smith’s The Bucket List – will be a partner in the new venture.
Speaking about the acquisition, Gillespie said: “Bringing Miguel, his clients and his management team to Three Six Zero is an exciting next step on our journey to expand our entertainment management and intellectual property business.”
Melendez added: “Mark’s vision for the future combined with Three Six Zero’s incredible talent roster will only enhance our ability to innovate in the management and content creation space. Mark and I believe in the power of bringing talent together and leading with their artistry and creativity on all levels.”
Also commenting on the new deal, Will Smith said: “We’ve had a very close and collaborative relationship with Mark and his artists for some time, and love his approach to this business. I’m beyond excited to join forces with this globally minded and extremely talented team.”
Pictured: Mark Gillespie