Miss Benny to star in Damon Wayans’ glamorous Netflix drama series – Deadline

Glamourfeaturing The Fuller House Miss Benny, was previously stationed as a pilot for The CW. He has now received a series order from Netflix.

The drama series comes from Star Trek: Discovery and Quantico co-executive producer Jordon Nardino and Damon Wayans Jr.

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It tells the story of Marco Mejia, a gender-nonconforming queer young man whose life seems stuck until he lands a job with legendary makeup mogul Madolyn Addison. It’s Marco’s first chance to find out what he wants from life, who he really is and what it really means to him to be queer.

Benny, who was Netflix’s first openly gay character More complete house and also starred in Love, Victor and American Horror Stories, stars as Mejia, while casting is underway for Addison.

Brooke Shields starred in The CW pilot, directed by Eva Longoria.

Nardino is writing and executive producing the 10-part drama series, which is also produced by Wayans Jr. and Two Shakes Entertainment’s Kameron Tarlow.

Produced by CBS Studios, the project was first commissioned by The CW in February 2019, but was not picked up in May and aired in June 2019.

It’s the latest project from The CW to land a series order from Netflix. Insatiablewhich starred Debby Ryan and Dallas Roberts, as previously vying as a pilot for the youth-biased network and continued to run for two seasons on Netflix.