by Emmanuel Akitobi
December 12, 2012 7:45 PM 5 Comments
"Written and directed by Los Angeles native Vincent LaMotte, and shot by acclaimed cinematographer Alex Santana, The Rapper is set in the digital-age and chronicles the story of three young men who attempt to overcome the lack of support, lack of resources, lack of finances and the pressures of street like in order to see their dreams of making it in the hip hop industry come true."
From the web series' press release:
LOS ANGELES (November, 2012)— In a time where web-series are becoming increasingly more popular, The Rapper’s raw and gritty tale of the road less traveled to superstardom is sure to create a cult following, with outstanding visuals, and great story writing.
In fact, the series caught the attention of several network executives as well as hip-hop artist who've expressed interest in the project. So be on the look-out for future episodes and production development.
Current episodes of THE RAPPER can be found on YouTube (YouTube.com/THERAPPERSHOW). Visit the series’ Facebook page (Facebook.com/THERAPPERSHOW).