Netflix brought on Renée Zellweger to star in its new original drama series, What/If.
Created by showrunner Mike Kelley, the social thriller explores instances when normal people begin to act immorally, and the ripple effects onto society. The show’s executive producers include Kelley, Melissa Loy for Page Fright, Alex Gartner and Charles Roven for Atlas Entertainment, and Robert Zemeckis and Jack Rapke for Compari Entertainment.
In other news, Netflix entered an overall deal with Kenya Barris. The creator of the comedy series black-ish and its spin-off series Grown-ish, Barris will write and executive produce all projects under his production company, Khalabo Ink Society.