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Creed and Black Panther director Ryan Coogler—not to be confused with his search engine-minded doppelganger, Ryan Googler—is making his first major move into TV. Coogler is teaming up with Short Term 12 director Destin Daniel Cretton, for a series built along lines similar to Cretton’s Brie Larson-starring film about the staff of a group home for troubled teens.

Working with poet Chinaka Hodge, the pair have put together a treatment for Minors, which is being sold as a mix between Orange Is The New Black and the fourth season of The Wire, in what might be the most depressing elevator pitch since Elisha Otis first made them a possibility. Tapping into their shared experience working with underprivileged youth—Coogler has worked for years as a counselor for kids in San Francisco’s Juvenile Hall—the trio plan to tell a story tracking the effects of the system on the kids caught up in it for an entire year.

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According to Vulture, nobody’s bit so far, but it’s likely that Coogler’s name—which carries both the box office bona fides of Creed, and the future weight of a Marvel superhero movie—will eventually lure somebody in, despite the weighty subject matter.