Entergalactic creator Ian Edelman and executive producer Maurice Williams will serve as co-showrunners and executive produce with Staples, Barris for Khalabo Ink Society, Corey Smyth and Calmatic. The series marks a reunion for Edelman, Williams and Barris, the three of whom executive produced Kid Cudi’s animated Netflix special, Entergalactic. Additionally, Calmatic will direct the first two episodes of The Vince Staples Show.
Staples recently filmed White Men Can’t Jump, 20th Century Studios’ reboot of Ron Shelton’s 1992 sports comedy, and has been cast in Showtime comedy pilot The Wood, based on the 1999 film. He also released Limbo Beach, a graphic novel, in July 2022. Staples has released four studio albums, Summertime 06, Big Fish Theory, FM! and his self-titled album in July 2021. He most recently released the album Ramona Park Broke My Heart through Blacksmith Recordings/Motown Records on April 8.