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Posted Wednesday 9/12/18 at 6:27PM EDT
Netflix's Dead to Me adds James Marsden and Ed Asner
They'll join Christina Applegate and Linda Cardellini on the dark comedy about a powerful friendship between a tightly wound widow and a free spirit with a shocking secret. Westworld vet Marsden will play the love interest for Cardellini's free-spirited Judy, while Asner will play a resident at the assisted living facility where Judy works.
Posted Friday 8/03/18 at 2:39PM EDT
Linda Cardellini to co-star with Christina Applegate on FX's Dead to Me
The Bloodline and Freaks and Geeks alum is joining Applegate on the half-hour dark comedy described as a comedic Big Little Lies. It revolves around the powerful friendship between a tightly wound widow (Applegate) and a free spirit with a shocking secret (Cardellini). Dead to Me will be written by Liz Feldman, with Will Ferrell and Adam McKay serving as executive producers.
Posted Wednesday 7/11/18 at 9:21PM EDT
Christina Applegate reuniting with Anchorman team for Netflix dark comedy Dead to Me
The half-hour dark comedy has been described as a comedic Big Little Lies, about a powerful friendship between a free spirit with a shocking secret and Applegate, who plays a tightly wound widow. Anchorman's Will Ferrell and Adam McKay are producing Dead to Me, with Liz Feldman writing the 10-episode series. "This is a coup for Netflix and the producers as Applegate, a perennial top choice for TV casting directors, is offered multiple TV series and pilots every year but has been very selective," according to Deadline's Nellie Andreeva. "This marks her first TV series in six years." Applegate will also serve as an executive producer.
Posted Thursday 4/05/18 at 1:50PM EDT
Netflix orders Dead to Me, a dark comedy from Will Ferrell and Adam McKay
Writer Liz Feldman will helm the comedy about a "powerful friendship that blossoms between a tightly wound widow and a free spirit with a shocking secret." Netflix has given the series a 10-episode order.