Drake has always been a dabbler and his latest development might be his most exciting project yet. The Canadian entertainer has been tapped as an executive producer for the teen drama Euphoria starring Zendaya Coleman. As expected, Drake rushed to Twitter to officially announce the big news. Zendaya posted a teaser with the same short clip on her Instagram.
side effects include #EUPHORIA. coming soon @Zendaya @A24 @HBO pic.twitter.com/xAaYg1Edks
— Drizzy (@Drake) July 30, 2018
Deadline reports that the Sam Levinson-written show is an adaptation of the 2012 series about an Israeli group of high school students as they “navigate drugs, sex, identity, trauma, social media, love and friendship.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, the A24 Television-produced series was picked up by HBO back in March and will run 10 episodes. The cast also includes Maude Apatow, Barbie Ferreira, Angus Cloud, Eric Dane, Brian Bradley, Nika King, Storm Reid, Sydney Sweeney, Alexa Demie, Jacob Elordi, and Hunter Schafer.
Last year, it was reported that Drake would be reviving the British drama Top Boy and turning it into a Netflix Original Series with Skepta. Stay tuned for more information.
In other news, Travis Scott finally revealed the release date for ‘Astroworld.’ Get all the details right here.