Aline Brosh McKenna, “Crazy Ex-Girlriend” Writers Sign Deal for Female-Driven Comedy with Paramount Players


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Crazy Ex-Girlfriend showrunner is teaming with two of the show’s writer/producers, and , to make a female-driven law enforcement comedy for , Specter and Wauchope will write the untitled comedy  with Brosh McKenna producing, but no further details about the premise or plot have been revealed at this time.

After a number of films including The Devil Wears Prada, 27 Dresses and We Bought a Zoo, Brosh McKenna successfully transitioned to television as the co-creator, EP and showrunner of the CW musical comedy Crazy  Ex-Girlfriend, currently in its third season. Brosh McKenna also has an overall deal with CBS TV Studios, for which she’s developing a number of projects. Brosh McKenna has also written the screenplay for Disney’s Cruella, a prequel to the popular 101 Dalmations. to which Emma Stone is attached. She also started the #FemaleFilmmakerFriday hashtag to raise awareness for women directors in the entertainment industry. She is represented by  and .

Specter and Wauchope, repped by  and , have been together for ten years, joining Crazy Ex-Girlfriend as supervising producers, as well as having sold projects to the CW and ABC and their first feature screenplay Engagement Games to GK Films.

The time seems right for a film like this one and hopefully, the process at won’t take too long , and the project will be greenlit and cast in a similar timely manner.

This news was initially reported by Deadline.

 | East Coast Editor

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