Based on a True Story is headed to Peacock. The streaming service has ordered the darkish comedy thriller sequence which relies on a weird true occasion. Craig Rosenberg (The Boys) will function author, showrunner, and govt producer.
Peacock revealed extra in regards to the upcoming sequence in a press release.
“Peacock introduced at the moment the straight-to-series order of BASED ON A TRUE STORY, a darkish comedic thriller from Emmy Award-nominated Craig Rosenberg (The Boys, LOST, Preacher). Rosenberg will function author, showrunner and govt producer.
Jason Bateman (Ozark, The Outsider) will govt produce alongside Michael Costigan for Aggregate Films. Roxie Rodriguez serves as co-executive producer for Aggregate Films. The sequence might be produced by UCP, a division of Universal Studio Group.
A darkish comedic thriller impressed by a weird true occasion, BASED ON A TRUE STORY is a couple of realtor, a plumber and a former tennis star whose lives unexpectedly collide, exposing America’s obsession with true crime, homicide and the gradual shut rest room seat.
· “Inspired by real events, Based on a True Story explores America’s obsession with true-crime and serial killers,” mentioned Lisa Katz, president scripted content material, NBCUniversal Television and Streaming. “Along with our colleagues at UCP, we’re thrilled Craig Rosenberg, Jason Bateman, Michael Costigan and Roxie Rodriguez have partnered with Peacock for what is sure to be a wild ride filled with unexpected twists and turns and lots of humor.”
“There are some true stories that are stranger than fiction as is the case for the events that inspire this show,” mentioned Beatrice Springborn, President, UCP. “It is a twisted, thrilling and incredibly funny series that combines the comic and suspense talents of the dream team of Craig Rosenberg, Jason Bateman, Michael Costigan and Roxie Rodriguez to create the perfect show for Peacock.”
Casting and a premiere date might be introduced sooner or later.
What do you think? Will you take a look at Based on a True Story on Peacock when it will definitely debuts?