Exclusive: Jessica Elbaum
and Will Ferrell
’s Gloria Sanchez Productions
has made a multi-year nonexclusive first look TV deal with Netflix
. The company separately made a multi-year Paramount
feature deal. The company has also named Brittney Segal
to be Head of TV and David Koplan
to be Head of Film. The Netflix deal comes on the heels of the success of Dead to Me
, which is now in post-production on its second season. The Gloria Sanchez-produced David Dobkin
, starring Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams
and written by Ferrell and Andrew Steele, premieres on Netflix this May.
Ferrell is in Sundance
this weekend to launch the Searchlight Pictures
opposite Julia Louis-Dreyfus
, before its February 14th theatrical release.
Gloria Sanchez’s recent film credits include the awards season contenders Hustlers
, and next up is the Kristen Wiig Annie Mumolo
-starrer Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar.