Streisand, Paltrow, Platt To Star In Netflix’s ‘The Politician’

TV is nice sufficient for Meryl Streep, so who’re fellow Oscar winners Barbra Streisand and Gwyneth Paltrow and “Pricey Evan Hansen” Tony winner Ben Platt to show their nostril up on the tube.

Platt, who’s additionally recognized for “Pitch Good” movies, is ready to star in Netflix’s “The Politician,” Deadline reported. The hourlong comedy is created by Brad Falchuk, Ian Brennan and Ryan Murphy. Paltrow and Streisand are in talks to star within the TV sequence, which might be a primary for each actresses.

Paltrow beforehand labored with Falchuk, her fiance, Brennan and Murphy on “Glee.” She gained an Emmy for her efforts. Each Paltrow and Streisand are anticipated to get producer credit in the event that they signal on. It’s anticipated that Streisand will direct episodes.

Plot particulars for the present are minimal, however it’s constructed across the rich politically formidable younger man from Santa Barbara performed by Platt, notes Deadline. Platt is predicted to flex his vocal chords and sing within the sequence.

Netflix beat out different streaming biggies Amazon and Hulu for the sequence.

 
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