HULU GREENLIGHTS MUSICAL ROMANTIC COMEDY SERIES “UP HERE”
FROM 20th TELEVISION AND OLD 320 SYCAMORE PRODUCTIONS
Format: 8 episode musical romantic comedy series
Logline: A musical romantic comedy set in New York City in the waning days of 1999, following the extraordinary story of one ordinary couple, as they fall in love – and discover that the single greatest obstacle to finding happiness together might just be themselves – and the treacherous world of memories, obsessions, fears, and fantasies that lives inside their heads.
Original songs for the series by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez.
Casting is currently underway; production scheduled for this summer in NY.
Studios: 20th Television and Old 320 Sycamore Productions
Writers/Executive Producers: Steven Levenson, Danielle Sanchez-Witzel, Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Robert Lopez
Executive Producers: Thomas Kail, Jennifer Todd
Director: Thomas Kail
Showrunner: Steven Levenson
All principals are represented by WME with the exception of Sanchez-Witzel who is repped by UTA, manager Howard Klein at 3 Arts and attorney Karl Austen of Jackoway Austen Tyerman Wertheimer Mandelbaum. Steven Levenson’s lawyer is David Berlin.