Pulse Films and Paramount Television have optioned the rights to the e-book.
Dan Hancox’s e-book Inner City Pressure: The Story of Grime might be made into TV collection, experiences Deadline.
Paramount Television will produce the collection alongside Pulse Films, the manufacturing firm behind the LCD Soundsystem documentary Shut Up And Play The Hits. The e-book, which was revealed earlier this 12 months, charts the historical past of grime by following the early careers of artists together with Wiley, Dizzee Rascal and Skepta.
Hancox stated: “I’m thrilled to be working with Paramount Television and Pulse Films on bringing Inner City Pressure to the display. The response to the e-book has been unbelievable.”
“I believe individuals actually acknowledge that you would be able to’t inform the story of grime with out telling the story of town and society round it – and likewise, if you wish to perceive London, its politics, poverty, riots, gentrification, frustrations, tensions and joys, there’s no higher perception into the primary 20 years of 21st century London than grime.”
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