Amy Poehler to Direct Netflix Original Movie
Are you ready to finally get a Poehler-directed film?
Parks & Recreation star and Saturday Night Live Alum is slated to star in and direct a Netflix original movie titled Wine Country featuring former SNL cast members Tina Fey, Maya Rudolph, Rachel Dratch, Paula Pell and Ana Gasteyer. This will be Amy Poehler’s feature film directorial debut. Poehler previously directed episodes of Broad City and executive produced three episodes of Parks and Rec.
The screenplay, co-written by costar Emily Spivey (writer for SNL for ten years) and Liz Cackowski centers around a group of friends on a weekend adventure in Napa Valley to celebrate a 50th birthday.