Can you smell what The Rock is cooking? It smells like a new Fox TV show that's being described as "Fast and the Furious" meets "Rescue Me," and that's one awesome aroma.
on the upcoming cop drama. The show, which is being co-produced by Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Dany Garcia, tells the story of Los Angeles cops working on the city's undercover car theft task squad. The show will be fictitious, but the plot is based on a real task unit within the LAPD. Here's :
The unit is based in a warehouse in L.A. and sees its officers in plainclothes and driving their own cars, making for what is being billed as a fast-paced cop show. Here's the official logline: Boost Unit "follows the newest recruit of the LAPD's Auto Theft Task Force, a notorious getaway driver with a hidden past. The project captures Johnson's trademark edge and humor as well as the turbo-charged speed of the Fast and the Furious franchise."
The Rock isn't set to star in any episodes, but if the drama gets picked up as a pilot, it's likely he'll make the occasional cameo.
Here's how His Rockness announced the news on Instagram: