Wiz Khalifa will be starring in a brand new Apple TV series titled Dickinson. The “Black and Yellow” rapper will portray a character named Death who assists Hailee Steinfield in the retelling of the Emily Dickinson story, as That Grape Juice reports.
Dickinson‘s creator, Alena Smith said that getting Wiz Khalifa on board was “magical.”
“We literally put Wiz Khalifa on our tone board as this would be the dream-like he’s the aesthetic we want Death to have and then somehow we magically got Wiz Khalifa, so that was incredible,” Smith said.
Check out the trailer below.
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