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Behold the ability of Drake! Netflix and Drake have teamed as much as revived High Boy, a British sequence that initially led to 2013. Drake and Adel “Future” Nur will govt produce the brand new 10-episode season of the drama about two drug sellers at a public housing property in East London. Ronan Bennett created the sequence and can write the brand new season.
Authentic stars Ashley Walters and Kane Robinson are reprising their roles. Premiering in 2019, the brand new season finds Dushane (Walters) coming back from exile and trying to reclaim his throne within the rug market. He groups up with Sully (Robinson), his companion and someday rival, who’s contemporary out of jail. After which there’s Jamie, a ruthless gang chief who’s making it exhausting for Dully and Dushane to reclaim their thrones.
“I’m delighted to be reunited as soon as extra with the High Boy crew—our great forged and my companions at Cowboy Movies—and to have Drake and SpringHill as new collaborators. And I couldn’t be prouder to be doing the present with Netflix,” Bennett mentioned in an announcement.
Drake has been vocal about his love for the sequence. He posted about Dushane on Instagram in 2014 and engaged with Waters on Twitter after.
“We could not be extra excited for Netflix members around the globe and a brand new technology of followers to find the genuine, uncooked and actual world of High Boy,” Cindy Holland, vp, of unique content material for Netflix, mentioned in an announcement. “Drake got here to us a number of months in the past with a ardour to assist convey this sequence again to life, and we’re thrilled to assist the unique artistic crew to just do that.”
Charles Metal, Alsadair Flind, and Yann Demange may even return to govt produce. Maverick Carter and Jamal Henderson are additionally on board the manufacturing crew.
High Boy has solely aired eight episodes from 2011-2013 on Channel four within the UK. Each seasons at the moment are streaming on Netflix forward of the 2019 revival.
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