The Eddy will premiere in 2018.
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Damien Chazelle, the Oscar-winning director of La La Land, is teaming up with Jack Thorne (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) to bring a new musical
drama to Netflix in 2018, according to Deadline. Chazelle will direct two of the eight total episodes
while also serving as executive producer.
present-day Paris, The Eddy revolves
around a club, its owner, the house band, and the chaotic city that surrounds
them. Thorne's screenplay will feature dialogue in French, English, and Arabic.
music is being supplied by Glen Ballard, the composer behind the forthcoming
Alanis Morissette musical Jagged Little
Pill (he co-wrote the album with Morissette) and Ghost the Musical.
Click here for the original Playbill.com article published by Logan Culwell-Block on September 1, 2017.