Coolio stars with his family in the Oxygen cable television network's reality show Coolio's Rules, scheduled to premiere October 28, 2008. The show follows Coolio as he tries to balance raising a family, starting a new catering business, and dating.
Part 2 of the Season 1 finale, Coolio throws a large release party for his new album, hoping to dazzle industry bigwigs in the process. Meanwhile, he hits a sour note when playing critic to his aspiring rapper son. Later, Coolio sets his sights on throwing a stellar charity catering event. And Artis raises eyebrows when he begins buying expensive items.