Mark Wahlberg will exec produce a one-hour drama for HBO about the pornography business with hisEntourage partner Steve Levinson.
NYP reports, “The plot will focus on a giant video company under siege from Internet competitors and a girl from the Midwest whose boyfriend convinces her to move to Los Angeles to become a star.” The series will feature both “legit actors and real porn performers.”
Writer James Frey, who had that whole ordeal with Oprah, is writing the pilot. He revealed about the show, “We’re going to make a sprawling epic about the porn business in LA. We’re going to tell the type of stories no one else has told before, and go places no one has gone before.”