Over the years, the world has seen Van Lathan Jr. take on a number of roles. He’s been featured on TMZ’s daily show, co-hosted podcasts with Jemele Hill and Rachel Lindsay and won an Academy Award. Now, he’s taking on another job as the host and producer of WE.tv’s new show, Hip-Hop Homicides.
“Van Lathan hits the streets to uncover the truth around Hip Hop’s most notorious murders,” the trailer’s description reads.
“From Executive Producers 50 Cent & Mona Scott-Young. Van Lathan looks into the staggering number of murders in the Hip Hop community to uncover the truth behind these crimes. The streets were talking and no one was listening…until now.”
The series will take a closer look at the deaths of artists like Pop Smoke, King Von and countless others. Along the way, Lathan Jr. will speak to family members, friends, fellow artists and several other key parties. Check out the trailer below and get a sneak peek into what is on the way.