Kevin Hart is going to appear in Netflix’s limited series “True Story”. It’s his first time appearing in a series. The limited series will have a total of seven episodes. Wesely Snipes will play Kevin Hart’s brother in the upcoming series.
Eric Newman created the upcoming series, he also created Narcos. He told EW in an interview about Kevin hart’s upcoming role. He explained how Kevin Hart called him and told him that he wanted to “kill someone”.
“[Hart] called me out of the blue, I didn’t know him, and his pitch was simply, ‘I want to kill someone,”
“He was calling the project, ‘Crazy Kevin.’ But I wasn’t at all drawn to the idea of Kevin as, like, Dexter or Barry. As I did some research on Kevin, I was struck by how ambitious he is, how vast his empire is, and it dovetails slightly with the theory that I’ve been cultivating for a long time, which is the common sociopathy is really successful people: I believe a lot of them are capable of killing somebody. And I certainly thought Kid as a character would kill to protect what he had built.”
But, Eric Newman was blown away by the idea. He is excited about the upcoming series.
Kevin Hart is playing “Kid”, a comedian who will kill anyone to protect what he is built. things become messy for Kid after a reckless night with his brother. Kevin Hart described his role as “Crazy Kevin”.However, the series is Kevin Hart’s dramatic TV debut. Hart shared in an interview with EW that he wants to “check all the boxes”. He wants to show that he can do comedy, thriller, action, and dramatic roles. He is famous for his comic roles. But, he also wants to prove that he can do other roles.
Wesely Snipes will play Kid’s brother in the series. Wesely Snipes is famous for his roles in Blade, the money train, undisputed. Kevin Hart shared his thoughts about Wesely Snipes in his interview with EW;
Yeah, that’s something that we joked about a lot. I don’t know how I go from having a movie to somehow having these guys in back-to-back projects. It definitely wasn’t planned but it happened and I’m so glad that it did.
True Story Release Date
True Story will release on November 24, 2021.
Aliza Fatima is a writer/author at The Panther Tech.