Another biopic on BET is on the way…
With the success of New Edition three part series on the network attracting 29 Million Total Viewers to the miniseries during premiere week (including premiere telecasts and encores, across BET and Centric). On BET alone, the miniseries drew 15.7MM viewers 18-49 and 28.4MM total viewers P2+ in its full premiere week (Live + Same Day viewing).
It’s only right for BET to do another biopic. This time BET greenlights Street Dreams,’ 1990s a pilot based on life Of rapper Nas.
Deadline reports, BET has given the green light to another music-infused period scripted project based on the story of a famous performer. The network has ordered a pilot for Street Dreams, an hourlong series from Rush creator Jonathan Levine. It is executive produced by rapper Nas on whose life the project is based.