Sara Bareilles has signed on to topline a Peacock music comedy assortment. The singer-songwriter and actress is turning into a member of forces with Meredith Scardino and Tina Fey on “Girls5eva,” Selection reviews.
Written by Scardino (“At Residence with Amy Sedaris”), the current tells the story of a one-hit-wonder woman group from the ’90s whose lives change when their music will get sampled by a youthful rapper. The members “reunite to current their pop star objectives yet one more shot,” the availability hints. Bareilles will play Dawn, a former member of Girls5eva who’s “now a bit pressured in life managing her family’s small Italian restaurant in Queens. When the possibility arises, Dawn reluctantly will get the band once more collectively for a Girls5eva reunion and it will merely be exactly what she needed.”
Scardino and Tina Fey are among the many many problem’s exec producers. The pair beforehand collaborated on “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” a Netflix comedy just a few cult survivor the earlier wrote for and the latter co-created.
“It’s a pinch me second to get to cross paths creatively with women like Meredith Scardino and Tina Fey, who I’ve been a fan of endlessly,” talked about Bareilles. “I’m a longtime admirer of so a lot of the characters they’ve delivered to life in several initiatives, and I’m already in love with the women on the center of ‘Girls5eva.’ I’m so excited to help carry to life what I do know will most likely be a wise, ingenious, hilarious current with a complete lot of coronary coronary heart.”
A seven-time Grammy nominee, Bareilles took residence the glory for Biggest American Roots Effectivity for “Saint Honesty” in 2020. She’s obtained three Emmy nods: two for her work on the Tony Awards and one for her effectivity in “Jesus Christ Well-known individual Keep in Stay efficiency.” Bareilles wrote the music and composed the lyrics for Broadway musical “Waitress,” and scored a Tony Award nomination for Biggest Genuine Ranking for the distinction of Adrienne Shelly’s 2007 film. She moreover starred throughout the manufacturing.
“Love Observe” and “King of One thing” are amongst Bareilles’ largest hits. She co-created and exec produces “Little Voice,” an Apple TV+ assortment just a few 20-something singer-songwriter striving to look out her real voice.
Completely different Peacock titles throughout the pipeline embrace “Rutherford Falls,” a comedy just a few small NY city bordering a Native American reservation co-created by Sierra Teller Ornelas and a “Saved by the Bell” revival starring “Champions’” Josie Totah.