“Brooklyn 9-9” collaborators Melissa Fumero and Vanessa Ramos are teaming up for an additional comedy. The respective star and writer-producer of the just lately concluded regulation enforcement sitcom will work collectively on Netflix’s “Blockbuster,” Deadline reports. Ramos created the collection — which, considerably mockingly, is a streaming present about America’s final Blockbuster Video — and Fumero will star alongside Randall Park (“At all times Be My Possibly”).
Hailing from Common Tv, “Blockbuster” is a 10-episode single-camera office comedy that “explores what it takes — and, extra particularly, who it takes — for a small enterprise to succeed in opposition to all odds,” the supply describes. “Fumero will play Eliza, a devoted mom whose marriage to her highschool sweetheart is on the rocks. She left Harvard after one semester to begin a household and now works at Blockbuster alongside Timmy (Park) as his trusty Quantity 2 — and perhaps extra.”
Jackie Clarke (“Kenan”) and David Caspe (“Black Monday”) will write and government produce with Ramos.
“Brooklyn 9-9” led to September after eight seasons. Set at a NYPD precinct, the present famously retooled its storylines in response to 2020’s Black Lives Matter protests.
Fumero’s different credit embrace “Diary of a Future President” and “Marvel’s M.O.D.O.Ok.” Subsequent on her slate is breakup comedy pic “Bar Combat.”
“Kenan,” “Crashing,” and “Superstore” are amongst Ramos’ earlier writing and producing credit.
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