Amy Poehler to Direct, Star, & Produce new Netflix Comedy

The Hollywood Reporter reports that our friend Amy Poehler is producing, directing, and starring alongside fellow iO and SNL friends in a new comedy for Netlflix, “Wine Country”, which tells the story of old friends who go to Napa for a weekend getaway to celebrate a 50th birthday.

Poehler’s all-star lineup for her new project includes Rachel Dratch, Ana Gasteyer, Paula Pell, Maya Rudolph, Emily Spivey, and Tina Fey!

The script was written by Emily Spivey, who worked with Poehler on NBC’s Parks and Recreation and Saturday Night Live, and Liz Cackowski, another fellow iO alum who also worked on SNL.

We. Are. Excited!!

Read the Amy Poehler to Direct, Star, & Produce Netflix Comedy ‘Wine Country’ full article on Hollywood Reporter.