Rapper, MC and actor Chanel Cali commonly known as Shystie recently broke the news via Instagram that not only will she be returning to our screens in the near future but she has been hard at work writing and developing her own crime drama which, as mentioned she will star in. After the success of the cult classic 'Dubplate Drama' and appearing in the 2008 urban drama Adulthood (Lisa) Shy Boogie will once again be swapping the microphone for a TV script. The deal with production company Fremantle grants Shystie full creative control over her project, during the announcement shy had this to say:
"I’ve written, developed and will star in MY OWN TV SHOW a crime drama which I’ve been given complete creative control over! After the success I had with Dubplate Drama, I knew I always wanted to do more, so I’m really excited to start working on this new chapter.
The show revolves around many of my own personal experiences and traumas chasing success, and will highlight our culture and lifestyle with raw authenticity. The show will also feature cameos from some of your favourite musicians.
⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ For the last year, ive put music aside for the moment and worked tirelessly on this to give you all something special. And as a black female this is a rare & a huge opportunity which I’m hoping will open the door for many others. All Glory to God"
We look forward to more news on this and most definetly look forward to seeing the end product, what do you think of the news?