Netflix Taps Amy Poehler to Produce/Direct New Comedy

Netflix Taps Amy Poehler to Produce/Direct New Comedy

It’s called “Wine Country,” so you know it’s gonna be good.  Already Netflix is hiring the big guns for their new female-led comedy, starring Amy Poehler, Rachel Dratch, Emily Spivey, Ana Gasteyer and Maya Rudolph.

Yes, Tina Fey will also be on hand.

Poehler and Spivey, who worked together on SNL and Parks and Recreation already wrote out the script.  Liz Cackowski, who also worked with both on SNL, also helped.

The summary of Wine Country tells the tale about a group of friends celebrating a 50th birthday in a weekend getaway to Napa.

Here’s the official announcement: