‘Gang’s All Queer’ Drama From Jaboukie Younger-White & Issa Rae In Works At HBO


HBO has put in improvement a half-hour collection based mostly on Vanessa R. Panfil’s e-book The Gang’s All Queer: The Lives of Homosexual Gang Members, from Jaboukie Younger-White (The Each day Present) and Issa Rae and her Hoorae productions.

Written by Younger-White, within the Untitled Gang’s All Queer Challenge, grieving a gang-related dying, a closeted twenty-something in Chicago ditches school to search out reckless closure.

The Gang’s All Queer e-book was revealed in 2017 by New York College Press.

Issa Rae
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Younger-White govt produces with Rae and Montrel McKay for Hoorae and Jonathan Berry, Olivia Gerke and Dave Becky for 3 Arts. Hoorae’s Sara Rastogi serves as co-executive producer.

The mission falls below Rae’s general take care of her Hoorae media label at WarnerMedia.

Younger-White, a stand-up comedian, joined The Each day Present in 2018 as Senior Youth Correspondent. He has written for Netflix’s American Vandal and served as story editor on season three of the streaming service’s animated collection Large Mouth. As an actor, he most lately appeared on the collection Chrysalis and Awkwafina is Nora from Queens. Younger-White is repped by 3 Arts, CAA, and Lev Ginsburg.

Rae’s Hoorae is producing Candy Life: Los Angeles, a brand new unscripted collection from Rae which seems to be at younger, Black life in South LA, set to premiere this summer time. HBO Max additionally has ordered a reimagined Challenge Greenlight docuseries headed by Rae. Rae serves as govt producer on HBO’s Insecure, which is heading into its fifth and ultimate season. She’s repped by UTA, 3 Arts Leisure and John Meigs.


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