An origin story about a sheltered black teen that becomes a street-wise vigilante when he witnesses the shocking corruption of the local cops.
Afro-futuristic super-hero story meets high school drama.
- A lonely Black teenage boy who longs to be accepted by the cool 'hood kids. But they think of him as a nerdy mama's boy who can't hang and reject him.
- But when Gregory inadvertently videotapes the police beating and framing one of those kids, a chain of events leads to him eventually transforming into the BOOGIEMAN.
- Gregory Lyon is now a vigilante who protects the hood from a corrupt police task force who takes its orders from local billionaire white supremacist HARLAN KROKUS.