Mary J. Blige is reteaming with 50 Cent to develop a brand new TV comedy.
The hip-hop superstars will produce “Family Affair“, which is able to comply with an R&B musician who’s abruptly compelled to tackle a brand new parental position to boost his sister’s 4 kids.
The challenge, which shares the identical title as Blige’s hit 2001 track, can be written by Devon and Ranada Shepard, who can even function government producers.
It has been given a pilot order by bosses at U.S. community ABC.
Blige and 50 are already shut colleagues because the singer stars on the “Power” spin-off, “Power Book II: Ghost“, which the “In Da Club” rapper government produces.
The crime drama collection was picked up for a second season in September (20) following a record-breaking premiere on U.S. cable community Starz.
In addition to “Ghost”, Starz ordered three extra spin-offs, “Power Book III: Raising Kanan“, “Power Book IV: Influence“, and “Power Book V: Force” as the unique show concluded in 2019 after six seasons. Unfortunately, manufacturing on “Ghost” and “Raising Kanan” was placed on maintain earlier this 12 months on account of Covid-19 pandemic.
“Ghost” continues the place the unique collection leaves off whereas “Raising Kanan” is ready as a prequel collection to comply with Kanan Stark in the course of the ’90s, “Influence” is predicted to revolve across the character of Rashad Tate, and “Force” goes to chronicle the story of Tommy Egan leaving New York for good.