Date: 21st March 2018
Amy Poehler will be making her feature directorial debut on the Netflix comedy feature “Wine Country” which she will also star in and produce.
Poehler has assembled a group of fellow comedians for the project including Rachel Dratch, Ana Gasteyer, Paula Pell, Maya Rudolph, Emily Spivey and a brief appearance from Tina Fey.
The story follows a group of longtime friends who go to Napa for a weekend getaway to celebrate a 50th birthday. Spivey and Liz Cackowski penned the project.
Poehler will direct from a script written by “Saturday Night Live” veterans Emily Spivey and Liz Cackowski, who teamed on “The Last Man on Earth.”
Source: Press Release