Eric Eisner who will serve as executive producer alongside Common. “I’m thrilled to partner with Lionsgate and Freedom Road to develop this exciting new TV series based on this engrossing book,” Eisner said. “We have a great script and a strong team in place, and I look forward to bringing the series to life.”
This serves as the first project in the August Greene rapper's 's deal with Lionsgate, which was announced a couple weeks ago. The Windy City luminary sounded confident that the union would be a fruitful one.
No production dates have been given for the upcoming series.