Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill Developing Q-Tip's Hip Hop Drama


Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill Developing Q-Tip's Hip Hop Drama
The 'Wolf of Wall Street' co-stars team up with Grammy-winning artist Q-Tip to bring forward a new scripted series based on the rapper's experience during the Native Tongue era.


Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill are working together again, but this time behind the scenes. The actors who star in Martin Scorsese's dark comedy "The Wolf of Wall Street" are teaming up with rapper Q-Tip to develop a hip hop drama series.

The scripted TV show is loosely based on the Grammy-winning artist's early days and will capture his experiences with hip hop group A Tribe Called Quest and with The Native Tongues collective that A Tribe Called Quest was a member of. The show will reflect on the stories of their friendship and how their music played a part in culture then and influenced the music of today, Deadline reports.

No writer is attached to the project yet. Produced through DiCaprio's production company Appian Way, the drama will be shopped around to networks in this coming week.

Q-Tip is a founding member of the acclaimed hip hop group A Tribe Called Quest.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS
Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

  random image 
TODAY'S HEADLINES
  1. 'America's Got Talent' Live Results 1: Meet the First 7 Semifinalists!
  2. Report: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Engaged
  3. Is She Pregnant? Gwen Stefani Sports Suspicious Bump During Outing With Son
  4. Miranda Lambert Is Tired of Being 'Painted as the Villain' in Blake Shelton Split
  5. Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani Write Love Songs for Each Other
  6. Tom Cruise Injured Doing Dangerous Stunt on Set of 'Mission: Impossible 6'
  7. This Is How Olivia Munn Feels About Aaron Rodgers Allegedly Dating Marie Margolius
  8. Teen Choice Awards 2017: 'Beauty and the Beast' Edges Out Competition in Movie Field
  9. Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Reunite for Pizza Party With Kids
  10. 'Ant-Man and The Wasp' New Set Photo Reveals Scott Lang's New Job