(CNN) - TV network F-X is getting the help of a doctor. Not just any doctor. F-X has signed music mogul Doctor Dre to executive produce a new pilot. The one-hour drama takes a look at music industry and criminal underworld in present day Los Angeles. Dre made his name during as part of the pioneering west coast rap group N-W-A in the late '80s.
Later, as a producer, he discovered and developed artists including Snoop Dogg and Eminem.