Nick Cannon has been notable in several films and tv shows throughout his career, even managed to released a few albums and work in radio, however, now he wants to try something different. Cannon recently revealed his plans to create a new drama series called, “The Yay Area” that’ll explore drug culture in Northern California. To assure he covers the Bay Area correctly, he enlisted E-40 and Too Short as producers of the show.
“I’m so excited to partner with E-40 and Too Short. Two fixtures and icons in the Bay Area movement. They got some stories some amazing tales of, you know, everything from criminal justice to the drug game,” He said. “We switching it and putting it in the same vein as like ‘The Sopranos‘ meets ‘The Wire.'”
In the show he’ll also be explaining connections between the drug trade, biker gangs, Silicon Valley and the Black Panther movement in Northern California.
The network where the show will air has not been announced yet, but the shooting for it will take place this Fall.