Rob Lowe is returning to the fantastic world of comedy.
Netflix in the present day ordered Unstable, a brand new scripted comedy collection starring Lowe and his son, John Owen Lowe.
Unstable is co-created and govt produced by each Lowes and Victor Fresco.
“The series is set in a cutting-edge biotech research company, following an introverted, socially-challenged son who goes to work for his very successful, wildly eccentric father in order to save him from disaster,” the logline reads.
“It is inspired by Rob and John Owen Lowe’s social media relationship, in which John Owen often humorously trolls his dad.”
“Their posts often go viral and have been extensively covered in the media.”
“We are very excited to be working with Victor, Rob and John Owen,” stated Tracey Pakosta, Netflix Head of Comedy.
“The three of them – and their wildly funny, smart sensibilities – are a perfect fit for our growing slate of scripted comedies.”
Rob Lowe’s profession spans 4 many years in movie, tv, and theater.
Rob has been nominated for 2 Emmys, six Golden Globes, and 4 Screen Actors Guild awards, of which he received two.
Lowe is at present starring in and producing 9-1-1: Lone Star Season 3.
His podcast, Literally! With Rob Lowe, options irreverent but considerate conversations with leaders on the earth of enterprise and leisure.
With Alan Yang, he co-hosts Parks and Recollection, a podcast taking a behind-the-scenes have a look at every episode of the celebrated comedy basic Parks and Recreation.
John Owen Lowe is a author, producer, and actor.
His appearing credit embrace The Grinder and the Netflix characteristic Holiday within the Wild.
John Owen has been a narrative editor on the collection 911: Lone Star, penning a number of episodes over the previous three seasons.
He most lately completed manufacturing, starring in and producing the unbiased characteristic Grace Point from author/director Rory Karpf.
Victor Fresco is a tv author, showrunner, and present creator. He has created seven tv collection, together with the Netflix present Santa Clarita Diet.
He is credited with creating the critically-acclaimed collection Better Off Ted and Andy Richter Controls the Universe, for which he was nominated for a writing Emmy.
Fresco wrote for 3 years on NBC’s My Name is Earl and was nominated for an Emmy for his work on that present, in addition to for Mad About You.
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