Sony Pictures Television’s streaming hub Crackle has reportedly picked up the 50 Cent produced show The Oath and has also reteamed with the rapper for the development of crime drama RPM.
The Oath is a 10-episode law enforcement drama written and created by former L.A. County Sheriff’s Deputy Joe Halpin (Hawaii Five-0) and exec produced by 50 and his G-Unit Film/TV banner. It explores a subculture of gangs made up of those sworn to protect and defend. Todd Hoffman and Dennis Kim of Storied Media Group exec produce alongside Halpin, who serves as showrunner.
RPN, also from 50, a is a high-octane drama set in the working-class streets of Boston’s most corrupt neighborhoods. The project, which is in development, centers on a used-car salesman who moonlights as a getaway driver for a Boston crime syndicate. Adam Riback, Nick Phillips, and Kelly Wagner exec produce alongside Leo Sardarian, who will pen the script.