Drake has teamed up with Netflix to serve as a executive producer on the UK based series ‘Top Boy’. The show which has been on hiatus since 2013 when it last aired on Britain’s Channel 4, will pick back up on Netflix in 2019 with the premiere of season three of the series.
‘Top Boy’ reprise will include original writer Ronan Bennett and director Yann Demange. Series actors Ashley Walters and Kano will also return. Drake initially expressed interest in the show in 2014, and Drake has brought business partner producer Adel “Future” Nur along for the ten episode reboot.
According to a press release, season three”picks up as Dushane (Walters) returns from exile to his home in London to reclaim his throne in the highly lucrative drug market. He teams up with Sully (Kane Robinson), his spiritual brother, partner, and sometime rival who is also returning to the same streets after his own form of exile – prison – comes to an end. Awaiting them both is Jamie, the young, hungry and ruthless gang leader whose ambitions leave no place for Dushane and Sully.”
If you want to catch up on the previous two seasons prior to the debut of the new season you can check them out on Netflix.