The Wu-Tang Clan are ten known as one the best hip-hop group’s within the style’s historical past. Not solely did they shift music with their debut album, however the swag they delivered to the sport enriched the tradition even additional. Now, Hulu has ordered a scripted drama primarily based on the story the Wu-Tang Clan co-created by RZA and Superfly’s Alex Tse.
Hulu has issued a straight-to-series 10-episode order for Wu-Tang Clan: An American Saga. The TV present is predicated on Wu-Tang’s formation within the early 90’s on the peak the crack period. Wu-Tang Clan: An American Saga will observe RZA’s imaginative and prescient forming the group a dozen black males who’re making an attempt to prosper in music whereas nonetheless being lively within the streets. The present might be government produced by RZA, Method Man, Tse in addition to Francie Calfo and Imagine Television’s Brian Fazer. The present’s impressed by two RZA’s books, The Wu-Tang Manual and Tao Of Wu.
“I am delighted to be partnering with Hulu and Imagine to discover the huge story the Wuniverse. Wu-Tang, by our music, has at all times strove to encourage as we entertain. This alternative to proceed the Wu saga in a 10-episode collection will exponentially improve our inspirational type leisure. In the immortal phrases ODB, ‘Wu-Tang is for the Children,'” mentioned RZA.
Method Man added, “Imagine: Hulu and Wu-Tang — I am thrilled with this collaboration. This is a significant win for hip-hop.”
While Meth and RZA function government producers for the present, Ghostface Killah, Inspectah Deck, Masta Killa, GZA and ODB’s property will function consulting producers.