Donate to the Transgender Law Center

Zayn Malik Will Join With Law & Order Creator For Scripted Boy Band TV Show

Boys will be inspired by One Direction.

Photographer Francesco Nazardo
September 06, 2016
Zayn Malik Will Join With <i>Law & Order</i> Creator For Scripted Boy Band TV Show

Former One Direction member and FADER cover star Zayn Malik will reportedly be partnering with Dick Wolf, who is the creator and executive producer of the Law & Order franchise, to make a scripted series for NBC about his own life and time in 1D. According to Variety, the project will be called Boys with Wolf and his wife Noelle behind it. Cooper Landsman and Jennifer Levin, who created The CW's Beauty and the Beast, will be writing the project.

ADVERTISEMENT

“Dick Wolf is a legend and the opportunity to work with him and NBC to create a compelling drama series is awesome,” Malik said in the article.

Noelle Wolf said that the show will be all in on broadcast and digital platforms. The music will be a big focus. "Casting and original music will be major components, giving the show promotional potential on multiple levels,” she said.

Read the entire article here. A representative for Zayn Malik did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

More from FADER Video
Zayn Malik Will Join With Law & Order Creator For Scripted Boy Band TV Show