Mariah Carey is bringing her life story to the small screen, with 50 Cent’s drama series Power doing so well on Starz, Mariah Carey will follow his footsteps. The pop icon is developing a scripted drama series based on her life, which she will executive produce with Brett Ratner. Nina Colman has signed on as the show’s writer, show runner, and executive producer.
The development series will be set in 1986 in NYC, following the rise of Mariah’s life from the age of 16. It will feature some of her real-life experiences on the path to superstardom, according to Deadline. Outside of her new Television project, Mariah will be releasing her new studio album under her new album Butterfly MC Records.