VIDEO: Wu-Tang: An American Saga - Trailer (Official) • A Hulu Original
Wu-Tang: An American Saga is inspired by “The Wu-Tang Manual” and “Tao of Wu”, and based on the true story of the Wu-Tang Clan. Set in early '90s New York at the height of the crack cocaine epidemic, the show tracks the Clan's formation, a vision of Bobby Diggs aka The RZA, who unites the men torn between music and crime but eventually rise to become the unlikeliest of American success stories.
Ashton Sanders, Shameik Moore, Dave East, Siddiq Saunderson, Marcus Callender, Julian Elijah Martinez, Zolee Griggs, Erika Alexander, TJ Atoms, and Johnell Young star in Hulu’s Wu-Tang series, which is set in early ’90s New York when crack cocaine has taken over the drug scene. Wu-Tang: An American Saga not only centers around Wu-Tang’s formation but also RZA’s vision to unite men torn between music and crime.
Created and written by RZA and Alex Tse, Wu-Tang: An American Saga premieres September 4 on Hulu.
The Wu-Tang Clan has released five gold and platinum albums, selling 40 million albums worldwide. The group is often hailed as one of the most influential groups in the history of hip-hop with a unique sound and distinct image.