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Megan Thee Stallion, Netflix To Create Comedy Series

The Houston rapper signed a first-look deal with the streaming platform a few months ago.

Netflix is announcing more of the details surrounding their partnership with Megan Thee Stallion.

In an interview with Deadline, Netflix’s head of comedy Tracey Pakosta said the streaming service is developing a new comedy series loosely based on the Houston rapper’s life.

“It’s very early stages,” she said. “She came in and she pitched something loosely based on her life growing up, and we got very excited about it. We think she’s special.”

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The new production comes just months after Netflix announced Meg signed a first-look deal with them. Pakosta described her as a “multi-talented creative force.”

“Megan is a multi-talented creative force who has consistently made her mark on culture,” Pakosta said. “She’s always growing and evolving as an artist, and we’re thrilled that she’s making a home at Netflix for this next chapter in her journey.”

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Megan also commented about her deal with Netflix, saying she’s looking forward to the possibilities surrounding their partnership.

“I’ve always had a passion for telling creative and entertaining stories, so I’m thrilled about this partnership with Netflix,” she said. “Venturing into production is the next step in my journey as an entrepreneur and I can’t wait to bring all my ideas to life and for my Hotties to watch.”

So far, the name and plot-line for the comedy series has not been revealed.

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