Drake is delivering his favorite U.K. show to America. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Drizzy has partnered with Netflix to resurrect Top Youngster, a British offense drama that aired on Channel 4 in the U.K. for two seasons before stopping in 2013.
The loading network, which retains the global privileges to the first two season of Top Guy and can premiere the 3rd season in 2019 as a Netflix original.
The initial creative team of Top Guy will return to produce the third season with Drake professional producing alongside his business spouse, Adel “Future” Nur, with Maverick Carter and Jamal Henderson for LeBron Adam’ SpringHill Entertainment banner.
Top Youngster is described as a U.K. version of the critically acclaimed HBO dilemma The Cable, but rather than the drug-infested avenues of Baltimore, the series’ narrative takes place in the vindictive pavements of London.
In THR’s cover history, Drake fell in love with the series after catching the initial on YouTube and was taken using its depiction of London as both beautiful and malevolent. “That real human factor drew me in,” he said. Netflix vp originals Cindy Holland also known that it was Drake’s passion for the series that “drove its resurrection.”
Somewhere else in the interview, Drake unveiled that he might take a yr off from rapping to follow a film profession.
“I’m sure I’ll stop [making music] one day,” said the OVO Sound innovator. “When it starts off to feel like I’m so that it is up. Ideally I’ll capture it before I ever get there, right? But right now it feels like we just began, so I don’t anticipate stopping anytime soon. But I do plan on expanding — to have six months or per annum to myself and do some very nice videos. Music’s always there.”