’30 Rock’ heads sign deal for 20 episodes of new series, ‘Mulligan,’ created by Carlock and ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ executive producer Sam Means.
Netflix has just signed a deal with Tina Fay and Robert Carlock, the creative team behind 30 Rock and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, for 20 episodes of a new animated comedy series, Mulligan. The new show is created, and executive produced by Schmidt writer and executive producer Sam Means, along with Carlock. Fey and Eric Gurian will executive produce through Fey’s Little Stranger, Inc.; David Miner, Scott Greenberg, and Joel Kuwahara will also executive produce.
In the show, after an alien attack destroys the earth, what remains of humanity has the chance to start society over from scratch. But can we get it right this time? And does anyone know how to, like, farm?
Universal Television (a division of NBCUniversal Content Studios) will produce the show, along with Bevel Gears, 3 Arts Entertainment and Bento Box Entertainment.
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