FX recently unveiled a featurette for “Dave” following its Season 2 premiere on June 16. The series centers on Dave, a neurotic up-and-coming rapper who aims to make it big in the industry.
“At the end of Season 1 Dave broke up with Ally because he chose his career over Ally,” series co-creator Jeff Schaffer said in the featurette. “He couldn’t have both. He got what he wanted more than anything, which was legitimacy. How do you get legitimacy? By getting your own record deal. He got a record deal and it’s not what he thought it was at all.”
That lust for fame, and the consequences of Dave’s single-minded efforts to achieve it, are some of