The Weeknd is looking to find success in the TV space with a new deal with HBO.
. The Idol tells the story of a female pop singer who gets into an interesting relationship with a mysterious Los Angeles club owner who also happens to be the leader of a secret cult. The plot is right down The Weeknds alley, whose music usually deals with drugs, sex and relationships. With an intriguing plot summary like The Idol , fans will be paying attention to what Abel brings to life on the TV screen. View this post on Instagram A post shared by The Weeknd (@theweeknd) The Weeknd is still celebrating the success of his smash single Blinding Lights while signing new deals with TV networks. The song is currently 8x-platinum and sits at No. 15 on the Hot 100, an insane feat given the song was initially released in November of 2019.