WME Goes To Church
WME has a new client in megachurch Hillsong, which reportedly draws around 100,000 attendees to its services in 11 countries around the globe each week.
St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, Fla.
The services feature a concert-like atmosphere and the congregation also hosts annual conferences featuring Christian speakers and musical guests.
Under the terms of the deal, WME will help the church secure film and digital opportunities and expand TV viewership, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Hillsong, which was founded in Australia, counts celebrities including Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, and Vanessa Hudgens among its followers.