Nicki Minaj’s HBO Max Docuseries: Here’s Everything We Know About it So Far

by Jeremy Spirogis
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The Barbz are positively glad about an announcement made by Nicki Minaj and HBO Max today. The influential rapper would be the topic of an upcoming docuseries that’s set on the streaming service from WarnerMedia. The bulletins and particulars got here down on Friday.

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Nicki Minaj introduced the docuseries in a video

In a video that was posted on her Twitter and Instagram, Minaj broke the information to her followers that the docuseries could be coming to HBO Max. The docuseries is from BRON Life, a non-scripted division of BRON Studios.

She wrote within the Instagram caption, “I am beyond grateful & excited to share this news with you guys today. I couldn’t be more thrilled to have #HBOMAX on board to help me tell my story in this delicate & memorable way. A way that my fans will love forever. This doc is next level. I can promise you that.”

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What will the sequence be about?

Here’s the official description of the venture, offered by HBO Max by way of press launch:

Each of the six half-hour episodes of this untitled venture will discover Nicki’s brilliantly artistic thoughts and inform the story of her private {and professional} journey. With full honesty, Nicki will information viewers via probably the most difficult and fulfilling occasions in her life, navigating highs, lows and misguided agendas in her stratospheric rise to fame and her journey to motherhood. Nicki’s many achievements embody 19 Top 10 Billboard Hot 100 hits, and 114 whole entries on the Billboard Hot 100—the file for “Most Billboard Hot 100 Entries Ever by a Female Artist.”

The docuseries is directed by Emmy nominee Michael John Warren. This will likely be acquainted territory for Warren, as he helmed the 2004 Jay-Z documentary, Fade to Black. It will likely be government produced by Minaj, Warren and Aaron L. Gilbert, Brenda Gilbert and Cassandra Butcher for BRON Life, Irving Azoff and Tommy Bruce, in affiliation with Creative Wealth Media.

BRON Lifew, which focuses “on original docuseries, documentary films and short-form digital content centered around socially relevant themes and topics,” can be engaged on the civil justice sequence The division additionally lately introduced the civil justice sequence Homicide or Justified with civil rights legal professional Benjamin Crump.

What HBO Max and the director says in regards to the venture

Both HBO Max and Warren put out statements together with the announcement of the sequence.

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“Nicki Minaj is a multi-faceted artist, businesswoman, and innovator as well as force to be reckoned with. It’s a privilege to bring this project to HBO Max and provide our viewers with unprecedented access to her life,” stated Sarah Aubrey, head of authentic content material, HBO Max.

Warren added, “I love that this series not only provides an all-access glimpse at one of the most iconic musicians of our generation; it also profiles the brave woman behind the artist, Onika. I believe all of us can learn a great deal from her remarkable professional and personal life. It’s an honor to be entrusted with this dynamic story.”

The docuseries is anticipated to debut on HBO Max in some unspecified time in the future over the following 12 months.

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