Jane the Virgin’s Gina Rodriguez has signed on to star in and produce Someone Great, a romantic comedy that Jennifer Kaytin Robinson is directing for Netflix
. Robinson is the creator of MTV show Sweet/Vicious. Great is serving as her directorial debut.
Paul Feig and Jessie Henderson of Feigco are producing the movie, as is Anthony Bregman and Peter Cron of Likely Story. Rodriguez will produce via her shingle I Can and I Will Productions
Written by Robinson, ‘Someone Great’ tells of a woman who, after a heart-wrenching break-up, decides to seek adventure in New York City with her two best friends before she moves across the country for her dream job.
‘Someone Great’ is described as being about loss, growing up and above all the everlasting bond of female friendships. The movie is eyeing an April production start
Feigco’s Dan Magnante, Likely Story’s Stefanie Azpiazu and Robinson are exec producing. Emily Gipson of I Can and I Will is co-producing.
source : hollywoodreporter.com