Shame, “Slave” Helmer Heads To HBO

“Shame” and “12 Years a Slave” filmmaker Steve McQueen is coming to television with a new drama project for HBO.

McQueen and Matthew Michael Carnahan (“World War Z”) are teaming to co-write the story of a young African American man, with a mysterious past, who experiences life in New York high society.

Iain Canning, Emil Sherman and Russell Simmons will executive produce the project. McQueen will direct the pilot should it go into production.

Source: The Live Feed