The series written by Ronan Bennett, is a gripping and gritty four-part drama set in and around the East London Summerhouse Estate and follows the intertwined lives of some of the young residents caught up in the choices and consequences that are forced upon them by poverty, greed, drugs and gang culture.
Directed by Yann Demange, Top Boy stars seasoned actor and MC Ashley Walters as Dushane and Kane Robinson better known as Kano making his acting debut as Dushane’s best friend Sully who both run the Summerhouse Estate’s thriving but invisible business. the series also stars UK rapper Scorcher as Dushane’s deadly rival Kamale.
Top Boy is set to premiere at the end of October and will run for 4 consecutive days.
Watch the official extended trailer below which is set to Producer-SX’s “Wooo Riddim”
(The Music track behind Top Boy Trailer is entitled Wooo - S-X Licensed by Raphael Blake at Rhythm Response)