Drake is stepping back into the film world, but this time he will be putting on the executive producer hat. As reported by THR the Canadian superstar is joining HBO as executive producer for their upcoming series, ‘Euphoria.’Drake’s business partner and October’s Very Own Adel “Future the Prince” Nur is also credited as executive producer reports Variety. Starring Spider-Man star Zendaya, ‘Euphoria’ is based on a group of high school students, following them as they navigate their teenage and young adult years dealing with drugs, sex, identity, trauma, social media, love and friendship. Sound familiar right? Drizzy got his start in the entertainment business on the Canadian TV show ‘Degrassi.’ The show draws from the Israeli series of the same name from HOT, created by Ron Leshem and Daphna Levin. Both also serve as executive producers on the upcoming HBO version.
Zendaya will play the role of Rue, starring alongside Maude Apatow as Lexi, Brian “Astro” Bradley as McKay, Angus Cloud as Fezco, Eric Dane as Cal, Alexa Demie as Maddy, Jacob Elordi as Nate, Barbie Ferreira as Kat, Nika King as Leslie, Storm Reid as Gia, Hunter Schafer as Jules, and Sydney Sweeney as Cassie.
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