Snoop Dogg and Allen Hughes to team up for HBO drama

SnoopDogg2According to Deadline, HBO is developing a series from director Allen Hughes and Snoop Dogg. The untitled series is set in Los Angeles in the 1980s and follows a family caught between their community and American politics.

Allen Hughes claim to fame was his 1993 directorial debut Menace II City that he directed with his brother, Albert. Hughes went on to direct Dead Presidents, From Hell, and Book of Eli with his brother too, while directing 2013’s Broken City solo.

As far as Snoop, we’re pretty sure he’ll be playing as himself, like he does in all his appearances.

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