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Based on the stage show of the same name created by Thomas Kail (In the Heights, Lombardi) and Anthony Veneziale ("Trauma," "The Electric Company"), the single-camera pilot will star Miranda and Utkarsh Ambudkar ("Danni Lowinski"), with Veneziale and Chris “Shockwave” Sullivan ("The Electric Company").
The pilot will feature original music by Miranda and composer-producer Bill Sherman (2008 Tony and Grammy Award for In the Heights, music director for PBS' "Sesame Street" and "The Electric Company").
Jon Steingart, Jill Furman, Jillian Apfelbaum, Kail and Veneziale are executive producers.
The stage version of Freestyle Love Supreme "take[s] the crowd on a non-stop, hip hop improv ride, spinning cues from the audience into instantaneous riffs and fully realized musical numbers."