BET Brings Nas Life Story To TV!
BET is on its way back on top after airing the anticipated biopic of The New Edition Story. The movie done so well reaching over 19 million viewers its first week airing. They are now being given the greenlit or Street Dream, a show about rap legend Nas. According to Deadline, Street Dreams is “a show about music, family and the trails tribulations of the rap game.” The story will follow a young Nas from a drug dealer to a rapper on the streets of New York. This series will be about the rapper who’s arguably one of the greatest hip-hop storytellers of all times.
The name of the series Street Dreams comes from his eponymous 1996 hit. Nas will also be executive producer on this show but not sure if he will air as one of the cast as of right now. However, this is exciting news for Nas fans as well as for BET who recently had poor ratings due to lack of programming. So congrats to Nas and BET for this brand new venture.