Wu-Tang: An American Saga

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Wu-Tang: An American Saga
GenreDrama
Created by
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)
Production company(s)Imagine Television
Release
Original networkHulu

Wu-Tang: An American Saga is an upcoming American drama web television miniseries, created by RZA and Alex Tse, that is set to premiere on Hulu.

Premise[edit]

"Wu-Tang: An American Saga" is set in 1990s New York City during the height of the crack cocaine epidemic and follows "the Clan's formation, a vision of Bobby Diggs aka The RZA, who strives to unite a dozen young, black men that are torn between music and crime but eventually rise to become the unlikeliest of American success stories."[1]

Production[edit]

Development[edit]

On October 11, 2018, it was announced that Hulu had given the production a series order consisting of ten episodes. The series was created by RZA and Alex Tse, both of who were expected to write for the series and executive produce alongside Brian Grazer, Francie Calfo, and Method Man. Consulting producers were set to consist of Ghostface Killah, Inspectah Deck, Masta Killa, and GZA as well as the estate of Ol' Dirty Bastard. Production companies were slated to include Imagine Television.[1][2][3]

Filming[edit]

Principal photography for the series is scheduled to commence in February 2019 in New York City, New York.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie (October 11, 2018). "Wu-Tang Drama Series Ordered By Hulu From The RZA, Alex Tse & Imagine TV". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved October 11, 2018.
  2. ^ Otterson, Joe (October 11, 2018). "Wu-Tang Clan Scripted Origin Series Ordered at Hulu". Variety. Retrieved October 11, 2018.
  3. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (October 11, 2018). "Wu-Tang Clan Scripted Drama Ordered to Series at Hulu". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved October 11, 2018.
  4. ^ Welch, Rebecca (November 7, 2018). "Bringing Wu-Tang to Life on Hulu". Backstage. Retrieved November 8, 2018.

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