The series was given the green light for the pilot earlier this year, but most likely will not hit TV screens until late 2016 or early 2017. This series was created by Rae and The Nightly Show host Larry Wilmore. Music video director Melina Matsoukas who will direct the pilot.
Ellis shared his excitement for his new role on Instagram writing,
Feeling beyond blessed today and words cannot describe how excited I am to be working with such a group of young, smart and uber talented people. Wait for it…..