HBO Max has released the official trailer and key art for the Max Original comedy series, RAP SH!T, from Emmy® and Golden Globe® nominee Issa Rae. The series will debut THURSDAY, JULY 21 with two episodes premiering as a special event at 6 p.m. PT/9 p.m. ET. The eight-episode season continues with one episode debuting at the same time weekly, concluding September 1.
RAP SH!T follows two estranged high school friends from Miami, Shawna (Aida Osman) and Mia (KaMillion), who reunite to form a rap group.
Cast: Aida Osman, KaMillion, Jonica Booth, Devon Terrell and RJ Cyler.
Credits: RAP SH!T is executive produced by Issa Rae and showrunner Syreeta Singleton, as well as Montrel McKay for HOORAE, Jonathan Berry and Dave Becky for 3 Arts Entertainment, and Deniese Davis. Rae also wrote the premiere episode and co-wrote the finale episode with Singleton.
Hip hop duo Yung Miami and JT of City Girls serve as co-executive producers, along with Kevin “Coach K” Lee and Pierre “P” Thomas for Quality Control Films and Sara Rastogi for HOORAE. Rae’s audio content company Raedio handles music supervision for the series.