The six-part sequence, presently titled The Louis Theroux Interviews, will see the documentary filmmaker in dialog with a few of the greatest names in leisure.
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Stormzy would be the focus of the primary episode, as Theroux joins him on tour and at residence “for an in-depth and personally revealing encounter” with the British rapper.
The remaining episodes will every function a distinct visitor, that are but to be introduced.
Talking in regards to the sequence, Theroux stated: “I’m so excited to be embarking on this new sequence – one thing very totally different to the sort of TV I usually make. This will probably be an opportunity to satisfy and spend time with folks I like, attending to know them, having lengthy type and revealing conversations, with honesty, emotion, and humour.
“To be kicking off with the genius that’s Stormzy is correct pinch-me stuff. I can’t wait to get going.”
Clare Sillery, head of commissioning on documentaries, historical past and faith on the BBC, added: “Louis is among the most distinctive voices in broadcasting and his distinctive interview model, heat and curiosity assist deliver out unbelievable life tales from these he meets.
“I’m happy to see him returning with a sequence that I’m certain will ship insightful and memorable conversations and convey viewers nearer to a few of the most enjoyable names who’re shaping tradition in Britain as we speak and internationally.”
The Louis Theroux Interviews will probably be out there on BBC Two and BBC iPlayer. A launch date is but to be introduced.
Earlier this month, Stormzy confirmed his third studio album will probably be launched this 12 months. His final album, ‘Heavy Is The Head’, got here out in December 2019.