Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, the Atlanta native is well known for his multi platinum rap career on Def Jam Records where he has been consistent in making hits and becoming a legend in southern hip hop. While doing music he also became a superstar actor in the film series “Fast and Furious”, which has broken box office records. Ludacris has teamed up with producer mogul Ryan Seacrest to create a marching band drama called “The Down Beat” based on the modern day Atlanta. Sony will release the series on CBS System Networks sometime next year. Keep your eyes open for Ludracris first producing role behind the camera.