Alum Produces New Hip Hop Docuseries

Alum Derek Gordon (PROD – M.F.A. ’12) is to produce an unscripted hip hop docuseries being developed by Timbaland and La La Anthony. According to Variety, “Leftfield Entertainment’s CEO David George will serve as an exec producer with Will Nothacker and Derek Gordon.”

Set inside the New York City nightlife scene – where clubs have become the new boardrooms – the series exposes the cutthroat entrepreneurial side of hip hop, with models, DJs and social media stars “hustling” to break through as fashion, music and media moguls. The series will revolve around Face Time Agency, a top casting agency for booking music video and hip hop fashion models, whose clients include Drake, Kanye West and Robin Thicke.

Read more in Variety.