Get ready for a blast from the past as the iconic movie, The Wash, is making a comeback as a TV series. Originally released in 2001, the movie starred Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre as car wash employees struggling to make ends meet.
The Wash boasted an all-star cast of hip hop artists including Eminem, Ludacris, Xzibit, Kurupt, Shaquille O’Neal, and DJ Pooh, who also wrote and directed the film. It became an instant fan favorite with its comedic take on the struggles of life.
In addition to the actors, many artists contributed to the original soundtrack, including Busta Rhymes, Bubba Sparxxx, D12, and Bilal. The film was a cultural touchstone for its time, and even today, its influence can be seen in music videos such as Blxst and Bino Rideaux’s “Movie.”
In December 2022, DJ Pooh teased that a TV show based on The Wash was in the works. He confirmed the news on March 3, 2023, with a photo of an orange bucket and car freshener, both branded with The Wash logo, and the caption, “It all comes out in ‘The Wash.’ Series coming soon!”
With the rise of reboots and remakes in recent years, it was only a matter of time before The Wash got its turn. Fans of the original movie are sure to be excited to see Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre back in action, and with the added twist of a TV series, the possibilities for new adventures and antics are endless.
The Wash TV series is sure to be a hit, and audiences can’t wait to see what DJ Pooh has in store for us. Whether you’re a die-hard fan of the original film or just looking for some laughs, The Wash is the perfect choice for a night of entertainment. So get ready to grab some popcorn and tune in when it hits screens everywhere!