Fuse has ordered eight episodes of marching music docusoap Hard Corps (working title) from Dwayne Johnson and Dany Garcia’s Seven Bucks Productions, and 44 Blue Prods.

Fuse 2015 logoSet in the competitive world of Drum Corps International, Hard Corps (wt) follows two all-star teams, one in Pennsylvania and one in Northern California, who for the last 20 years, have been battling it out for the championship. Production began last month at locations throughout the U.S.  The series will culminate at the world championships in Indianapolis, IN, in August. Hiram Garcia is executive producer for Seven Bucks along with Rasha Drachkovitch for 44 Blue.

“The energy and competitive edge of Drum Corps is the perfect backdrop to celebrate music and performance with our rapidly expanding audience of culturally diverse New Young Americans,” said Fuse Media President Bill Hilary. “’Band on the run’ will have a whole new meaning once ‘Hard Corps’ hits our air. We look forward to working with Seven Bucks Productions and 44 Blue Productions on this series.”

“The entertainers have incredible tenacity, drive and a hard core commitment to excellence. Viewers will be on the edge of their seats seeing who comes out on top,” noted Johnson. “At Seven Bucks we are passionate about shining a light on the hardworking and the talented. This group of performers fall into both of those categories,” said Garcia.