Tyler the Creator’s about to take over your TV screens after signing a first look deal with Sony Pictures TV. The 27-year-old rapper and his producing partner Lionel Boyce are developing projects for television and digital platforms, both scripted and unscripted, for Sony under their Bald Face Productions shingle.
In a press release about the latest project, Sony Pictures President Jeff Frost said “To be partnering with the creative genius of Tyler, the Creator and Lionel Boyce is a dream come true for us as we’ve long been fans of their work. Tyler’s unconventional ingenuity is unparalleled, and we are excited about the prospect of what we can create together.”
Odd Future star Tyler the Creator issued his statement on the project as well, letting us know he’s staying true to himself even as he expands on to television: ““Tacos are great with bar-b-que sauce, I’m excited.”
Source: Noa Kimia