Nas’ ‘Street Dreams’ Bio-Series Receives BET Greenlight


Nas’ long-gestating ‘Street Dreams,’ an biographical drama series that the rapper has been plotting for three years, is one step closer to fruition.

Naslong-gestating Street Dreams, an autobiographical TV drama series that the rapper has been plotting for more than three years, is finally one step closer to fruition: BET announced Tuesday that they have green-lit the series, with The Wackness director Jonathan Levine still on board to write and helm the pilot.

Nas won’t star in Street Dreams, which is based in the early 1990s, but will serve as producer, Deadline reports. Nas previously worked on Netflix’s The Get Down, contributing verses for the hip-hop drama.

In February 2014, Nas vowed to Rolling Stone that Street…