After transitioning from music to fashion, Kanye West is crossing over into television by releasing a new anthology series titled Omniverse, Deadline reports. Showtime is developing the half-hour program, which explores the concepts of perception.
West has partnered with Scooter Braun’s SB Projects, Westbrook Studios, and writer Lee Sung Jin for the series, as Jaden Smith will star as a young Kanye. Smith will also serve as an executive producer alongside West, Braun, and Lee.
Season one of Omniverse takes a look at the human ego by examining Kanye West. Lee will be writing the first season, while James Shin and Scott Manson are also listed as executive producers for SB Projects. Jaden Smith and Miguel Melendez are executive producing under Westbrook Studios.
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- Source: Deadline