Curtis went on to add: “Being a fan of the 90s, I really should’ve been born in the 90s but I was born in 2000, I missed by like a year. “So this is me, kind of vicariously living that.”
As well as giving fans a glimpse at his upbringing, Raising Kanan also explored the moment Kanan became a criminal.
Although his mother, wanted him to focus on his education and eventually go to college away from the crime in New York, Kanan became intrigued and forgot about school.
With his mother Raq Thomas (Patina Miller) a glamorous queen pin, Kanan eventually found himself in the crossfire of a war, which he started after killing a member of the rival gang.