There’s gonna be an XXXTentacion TV show

And the producers are looking for an actor to play the late rapper.

“20; African-American; rapper; confident, yet not overtly cocky”—those are the notes taken from a recently published casting call in search of an actor to play XXXTentacion.

Yep, just a few months after the rapper was shot dead, production company D-Lux Entertainment is looking to film a TV pilot about his life. X—real name Jahseh Onfroy—was killed in Deerfield Beach, Florida, in June this year. Four suspects have been arrested and charged with first-degree murder and robbery with a deadly weapon.

No other details about the show or pilot have been released, but, according to the casting call, filming is scheduled to begin in January 2019 in Los Angeles.

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Note: this article was edited on November 20 to reflect a change in the name of the production company in question from Base Entertainment to D-Lux Entertainment.

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