Den of Thieves is one of the most prolific production companies working in non-scripted television. Best known for its distinctive approach to live event shows and non-fiction storytelling, Den of Thieves has collaborated with top artists that include Jennifer Lopez, Justin Timberlake, Jay-Z, Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Rihanna, Adele, Macklemore, Lil Wayne, Kanye West, Lady Gaga, Kid Rock, Kevin Hart, Russell Brand, Rebel Wilson and many others.
Founded in 2007 by Jesse Ignjatovic and Evan Prager, Den of Thieves has quickly become one of the most innovative and respected production companies today.
Since 2007, via Executive Producer Jesse Ignjatovic, Den of Thieves has produced the past seven MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS. The 2011 show being the highest rated telecast in MTV history and the 2013 VMAs receiving historic buzz with the highly anticipated 'NSYNC reunion as well as the jaw-dropping performance by Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke.
In 2013, Evan Prager and Jesse Ignjatovic were named Executive Producers for season 13 of Fox's hit show AMERICAN IDOL.
In the docu-series space, Den of Thieves partnered with NFL legend Terrell Owens to create and produce three seasons of The T.O. SHOW for VH1. Den of Thieves also collaborated with CMT to produce CMT DIARY with hit country artists Rascal Flatts, Gretchen Wilson and more. Other Den of Thieves shows include KID ROCK: BORN FREE (a cross-platform documentary special for MTV/VH1/CMT) and START-UPS: SILICON VALLEY that aired on Bravo.
Other live event shows Den of Thieves have executive produced include MTV MOVIE AWARDS, CMT MUSIC AWARDS, VH1 DIVAS, CRITIC'S CHOICE MOVIE AWARDS on VH1 and MTV'S UNPLUGGED WITH LIL WAYNE among many others.
Additionally, Den of Thieves re-imagined the award show for the digital world by creating the ONLINE MUSIC AWARDS for MTV Networks. The online telecast shattered viewing records, making it the second most watched presentation in MTV.com history and created its signature element of breaking world records in real time and online, fully embracing and taking advantage of technology and integrating social media.
Whether the project is a live event or a non-scripted series, Den of Thieves strives to find an approach that will distinguish each project from all others within its genre.
Den of Thieves is located on the lot at Sunset Gower Studios in Hollywood, CA.