Daveed Diggs to be a Guest on Season Two of Stephen Curry's 5 MINUTES FROM HOME
Daveed Diggs is set to be a guest on the second season of Stephen Curry's Youtube series 5 Minutes From Home, according to Deadline. Other guests include Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid, Olympic gold medalist swimmer Katie Ledecky, Bay Area rap legend E-40, Curry's penpal and sneaker designer Riley Morrison, professional gamer Myth and more.
5 Minutes From Home features Golden State Warriors superstar Curry and a notable guest as he journeys from Oracle Arena after a Warriors home game to stop for a late-night meal at a local food truck in Oakland. Lyft entertainment joined season 2 as a producing partner.
The first season of the Youtube series received more than 21 million views across platforms. Co-founder and chief creative officer of Unanimous Media Erick Peyton hopes to build on the first season's success with the new season of guests that speak to the Youtube generation.
"Unanimous and Youtube share similar sensibilities and goals in creating entertaining video content that connects with a wide audience, and the show's format is perfectly suited for fun and engaging conversation," said Peyton. "The series gives fans an opportunity to ride shotgun with Stephen as he journeys home after games and is a good example of Unanimous' ability to produce premium digital content that brands want to get behind for a platform as powerful as YouTube. It's is a proven model for us and one that we will continue to build out more moving forward."
The five-episode series premieres today on Stephen Curry's Youtube Channel.
Diggs is best known for his unforgettable performance as Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson in the smash hit Hamilton for which he won a Tony Award. Other credits include Word Becomes Flesh, In the Red and Brown Water, Jesus Hopped the 'A' Train, The Tempest, Troilus and Cressida, and Mirrors in Every Corner.
Read the original article on Deadline.