If you want beef, then bring the ruckus…Wu-Tang Clan ain’t nuttin ta f–k with!
Hulu given a straight-to-series order to RZA and writer Alex Tse‘s “Wu-Tang: An American Saga.”
According to Deadline, the 10-episode drama is set in early ’90s New York at the height of the crack cocaine epidemic, the show tracks the Clan’s formation, a vision of Bobby Diggs aka The RZA, who strives to unite a dozen young, black men that are torn between music and crime but eventually rise to become the unlikeliest of American success stories.
RZA released the following statement about working with Hulu:
I’m delighted to be partnering with Hulu and Imagine to explore the vast story of the Wuniverse.
Wu-Tang through our music has always strove to inspire as we entertain. This opportunity to continue the Wu – Saga in a 10-episode series will exponentially increase our inspirational style of entertainment. In the immortal words of ODB ‘Wu-Tang is for the Children.’
As an honorary member of the Wu-Tang Clan – I will be early for this!