Sandra Oh and Awkwafina are teaming up to our unending joy and delight.
According to EW, the two have hopped on board to play sisters in a Netflix comedy movie produced by Will Ferrell. The announcement broke via the NetflixFlim account.
Awkwafina & Sandra Oh in a comedy together? 𝓁𝒾𝓉𝑒𝓇𝒶𝓁𝓁𝓎 a dream come true.
In a new film written by Jen D’Angelo, a lonely recluse's life is upended when her train wreck of a sister vows to help her fulfill her lifelong ambition: be a contestant on her favorite game show. pic.twitter.com/95Rt4xmmUu
— NetflixFilm (@NetflixFilm) October 29, 2020
Jen D’Angelo (Workaholics) will pen the film, which Ferrell and Jessica Elbaum are producing under the Gloria Sanchez Productions label, which also is behind Booksmart and Dead to Me.
The film is currently untitled. According to the tweet, it’ll follow “a lonely recluse whose life is upended when her “train wreck of a sister” decides to help her fulfill her lifelong dream of competing on her favorite game show.”. It’s unknown what roles Awkwafina and Oh will play in the film, but either way it sounds awesome.
There’s no release date for the project at this time. No director is attached either.