Starz Plans A Mariah Carey TV Series

Starz is developing an untitled fictional scripted drama series based on Mariah Carey’s real-life experiences.

Nina Colman (“Mahogany”) penned the drama which is set in 1986 New York City and chronicles the rise of an ambitious bi-racial sixteen-year-old girl.

Said girl is an aspiring singer-songwriter who survives a difficult childhood to become the biggest selling female music artist of all time.

Colman will serve as showrunner, and executive produces alongside Carey, Stella Bulochnikov, Brett Ratner and Teri Weinberg.

Source: Deadline