CW Buys ‘Straight Outta Heaven’ Hip-Hop Guardian Angel Drama From John Singleton

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In a competitive situation,
the CW has nabbed Straight Outta Heaven, an hourlong drama written and executive produced by John Singleton and Dallas Jackson. The project is being referred to as Touched by an Angel-meets-Ghost with an urban twist and described as a faith-based, hip-hop-infused guardian angel drama. Warner Bros. TV is the studio. Straight Outta Heaven stems from a blind script deal Jackson had at the studio last season. “John and I have similar genre taste…