John Legend to produce his first movie

John Legend to produce his first movie

JOHN LEGEND: The singer can add producer to his resumé. Photo: Associated Press

Singer John Legend is teaming up with “Step Up: All In” screenwriter John Swetnam to executive produce his first feature film.

Swetnam will make his feature directorial debut with the movie, titled “Breaking Through,” which is expected to begin shooting this summer, according to

The project has been billed as a “documentary-style dance drama for the YouTube generation.”

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