December 1, 2021

The Weeknd Announces New HBO Series: ‘The Idol’

The Weeknd has all the time made headlines on the subject of his outlandish visuals and loopy stunts for music movies, however this time he’s touching one other world, TV manufacturing.

Apparently, The Weeknd is placing in time beyond regulation. Moreover being within the studio, the award-winning singer has an HBO collection on the way in which, The Idol. Only a few particulars have been launched in regards to the restricted collection however over the summer time it was introduced the “Starboy” singer could be producing and starring in his personal HBO drama.

He made a low-key submit Monday evening saying the present on his Instagram web page.

Right here is all the pieces it is best to know thus far about The Weeknd’s new present:

First up, The Weeknd whose actual identify is Abel Makkonen Tesfaye, will likely be starring in his personal present. He additionally will likely be growing and co-directing the present together with Sam Levinson.  Levinson is the co-creator of “Euphoria.”

The present follows an up and coming feminine pop singer, The King’s Lily Rose-Depp, who falls in love with a LA membership promoter secret cult chief.

The Idol will shoot in and round Los Angeles. It solely has six episodes confirmed which implies a particular cliffhanger.

There will likely be a film first and Britney Spears auditioned for it. It is going to be her first mega function in something since her conservatorship ended.

Although there hasn’t been any official premiere date, this looks like one thing completely up The Weeknd’s ally. Will you be watching?