Netflix Orders Bill Burr Animated Comedy Series
Netflix has greenlighted Bill Burr’s Animated Comedy Series F Is For Family, a 6 episodes series focused around comedy of comedian Bill Burr, which will be voiced by Burr, Laura Dern and Justin Long. The period family comedy, which will make a big appearance in 2015, is delivered by Vince Vaughn’s Wild West Television and Gaumont International Television, the USA.-based generation arm of the French studio. This denote the first attack into movement for GIT, tapping the aptitude of Gaumont Animation in France, and GIT’s third arrangement on Netflix, joining dramatizations Hemlock Grove and the approaching Narcos.
Made by Bill Burr and Emmy Victor Michael Price from The Simpsons, who will serve as show runner, F Is For Family takes after the Murphy family in the 1970s — a period when you could smack your child, smoke inside and bring a weapon to the airplane terminal. Burr will voice Laura Dern Justin Long, Frank Murphy, the family’s compelling patriarch; Dern will voice Frank’s wife Sue; and Long voices the family’s most seasoned child, Kevin. “F Is For Family is the show I’ve for the longest time been itching to do,” Burr said. “It catches all the characters of my adolescence the way I recollect that it to be. Luckily Mike Price and everybody at Wild West appear to know the same individuals I knew growing up. It’s going to be a ton of enjoyable to tell these stories.”burr official delivers the arrangement with Vaughn, who called Burr “the most entertaining, most unique voice out there”; Peter Billingsley; and Price. Wild West Television’s Michael Lagnese and Victoria Vaughn are co-official makers.
Bill Burr’s stand-up specials are uncontrollably well known for us around the world, and we’re anticipating exhibiting his nostalgic and unfazed assume the family comedy in this unique, enlivened arrangement,” said Cindy Holland, VP Original Content at Netflix. Included GIT CEO Katie O’connell, “Burr’s voice in catching the minute to minute drama in our every day lives is irresistible and relatable.”
Burr is as of now good to go with Netflix — his freshest unique stand-up comedy I’m Sorry You Feel That Way will debut December 5 on Netflix. Burr is referred to for showing up in such motion pictures as Date Night, The Heat, Stand Up Guys, Walk Of Shame and his TV part in Breaking Bad. He agencies are APA and 3 Arts Management.
F Is For Family denote the second arrangement for Wild West Television, joining Sullivan & Son on TBS. Vaughn is with CAA.
On the vivified side, Netflix as of late propelled the Will Arnett arrangement Bojack Horse