E! Entertainment has revealed plans to air a new reality series featuring former gangsta rapper Snoop Dogg and his family.
Snoop Dogg is going public with his life, put on display his work and home lives for the public to enjoy. E! Entertainment Television announced Friday July 13th at the Television Critics Association meeting in Los Angeles their plan to turn the rapper's life into a new reality series.
The as yet untitled half-hour project is said to show Snoop trying to balance his different worlds, advocating community causes and working at the youth football league he founded among others. It will moreover see the star and his wife of ten years Shante Taylor raising their three kids, Corde, Cordell, and Cori.
"Snoop Dogg is, without a doubt, one of the most charismatic and intriguing personalities in pop culture today," said Ted Harbert, president and CEO of Comcast Entertainment Group, the parent company of E! Networks. "While he has captured a legion of fans as the king of hip-hop, what makes Snoop most interesting is the side of him that people have never seen. The juggling act that Snoop faces day-in, day-out between career and family is certain to resonate with our viewers."
The series, described by the cable channel as "hilarious and heartwarming," is scheduled to debut in late 2007.