Rap leader MC Lyte has actually introduced a U.S.-wide talent search to discover her new co-star for an upcoming sitcom.
The hip-hop icon is establishing a new half- hour series called Partners in Rhyme, which will centre on a female foster kid and social media star who is persuaded she will end up being the next Cardi B.
Lyte, real name Lana Moorer, will include as a record label executive charged with taking the teenager under her wing, and to discover her young co-star, she has actually coordinated with manufacturers at U.S. network UMC (Urban Film Channel) and authorities at the American Black Movie Celebration (ABFF) to introduce the Shoot Your Shot casting call, welcoming wannabe stars to use for the role.
5 finalists will carry out at the prepared ABFF event in Miami, Florida later on this year, when a winner will be picked as the show’s lead.
Lyte, who has actually included in TELEVISION series like Power, S.W.A.T., and Queen of the South, is dealing with Martin and The Jamie Foxx Show executive manufacturer Bentley Kyle Evans on the project.
In a declaration provided to Deadline.com, she composes, “It’s an honor to be in business with UMC for Partners in Rhyme.
” Coordinating With Bentley Evans and Harvest Studios made the imaginative procedure a fantastic journey. I’m even more delighted that my production business, Sunni Gyrl, led by Lynn Richardson, who likewise works as Executive Manufacturer, has actually planted its feet in the production world. I’m delighted to see all of the casting submissions and discover our co-star.”
Partners in Rhyme is anticipated to debut its pilot episode at the 2021 ABFF, prior to premiering on UMC.
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