Offset To Produce & Judge New Streetwear Competition Series.
HBO Max is teaming up with Offset for a replacement streetwear competition serious called The Hype. Offset will function a producer and a judge on the series. The streaming service is trying to lock down every imaginable sort of talent in order that they can compete with Netflix and Disney +.
The network describes the show as “set within the colliding worlds of streetwear, business, and culture where fashion visionaries must elevate their designs and entrepreneurial sense to avoid elimination while remaining authentic to their style.” The series also will be produced by Scout Productions, famous for the HBO Max ballroom competition series Legendary, and Emmy award-winning series Queer Eye.
Speedy Morman is about to host the eight-episode season. Ten streetwear professionals will compete during a number of challenges to check their design and fashion skills. “I desire the show Hype was created with creatives like myself in mind. I’m happy to not only be a co-signer for the show but a producer,” stated Offset. “We are giving opportunities to the culture.”
“We see the ever present influence of streetwear culture all around us – from haute couture and popular culture, to a sort of individual self-expression and identity,” stated Sarah Aubrey, Head of Original Content at HBO Max. “We are excited to start this journey to seek out subsequent great streetwear designer with our partners at Scout, Jay Brown and Ty Ty Smith.”
“We understand the importance of providing a platform to permit others to inform their stories. We are thrilled to possess another opportunity to partner with HBO Max and showcase this unique a part of the style world via The Hype. along side Ty Ty and Jay, we’ll step beyond traditional fashion trends and convey viewers into the nuanced world of favor and self-expression that’s also a full-time business,” added Rob Eric, executive producer and CCO of Scout.