John Legend is going behind-the-scenes for his new drama “Down Lo,” which will air on HBO under his Get Lifted Film Co.
The series is set in South Beach, Miami and will highlight the destination city’s hottest venues and the intersection of the sports, fashion and music scenes.
“Down Lo” will follow the lives of musicians, models and athletes struggling to make their mark. It promises to delve into the world of fame and secrets, including the double life of an undercover gay rapper trying to succeed as a hip hop artist.
“Down Lo” is being produced/directed by Tony Krantz along with Get Lifted’s Mike Jackson and Ty Stiklorius. It will be written by playwright/scribe Seth Zvi Rosenfeld and Reece Pearson has signed on as the co-executive producer.