After stints in Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, The Good Place, and Black-ish, Jude Weng will have her own series. deadline reports تقارير That NBC has put “Leftover Daughters,” a writer-director comedy, into development.
Leftover Daughters follows “a single Chinese-American woman and a circle of unmarried family and friends as they struggle to find love and happiness amid the pressure of strict cultural traditions.”
Weng is writing the script and will lead potential pilot, who prepares her, Janet Yang (“The Joy Luck Club”), and “Bridesmaids” co-pilot Paul Feig among its executive producers.
“Finding Ohana,” Wang’s first feature film, was released on Netflix earlier this year. The pic focuses on two Brooklyn brothers spending the summer in the rural town of Oahu, an experience that leads them to reconnect with their Hawaiian heritage. Follow Wong, Amazon’s action comedy “Chilean” Awkwafina and Karen Gillan will star as former enemies who meet when one is hired to assassinate the other.