Steven Yeun’s New Show With Ali Wong Lands At Netflix


Netflix has actually scooped up the lately revealed Ali Wong-Steven Yeun car, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The collection, which is a dramedy entitled Beef, will apparently “follow two people involved in a road rage incident, both of whom let it burrow into their minds until it slowly consumes their every thought and action.”

Wong and also Yeun will certainly both co-star and also co-executive fruit and vegetables Beef, which is currently being referred to as a minimal collection with 10 episodes, in partnership with maker and also showrunner Lee Sung Jin. Jin is co-executive manufacturer on the polarizing however remarkably prone FXX funny Dave concerning a white rap artist and also has actually likewise serviced HBO’s Silicon Valley, FX’s Singularity, and also Amazon’s Undone. As if those aren’t adequate credit reports to share Jin’s respected nature and also terrific performance history, he’s likewise dealing with the Showtime pilot Omniverse with Kanye West, Jaden Smith, and also Scooter Braun.

Beef locates Wong and also Yeun reteaming after interacting on the brief and also the good news is lately revitalized Tuca & Bertie, while the collection itself sees Yeun reteam with A24–a manufacturing business Yeun simply dealt with on the immigrant dramatization Minari. Through Minari, Yeun lately made trailblazing Oscars background as the very first Asian-American Best Actor candidate.

“Ali Wong, Steven Yeun, A24, and Netflix. It’s a dream team, and I’m honored to be collaborating with them,” Jin claimed. “I’m also grateful to the guy who yelled at me in traffic three years ago. I did not let it go, and now we have a show.”

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This collection will certainly likewise be the initial live-action program for Yeun considering that his personality Glenn Rhee was (looters in advance) exterminated the long-running collection The Walking Dead; it was a duty that mostly aided Yeun come to be a house name. On March 26, Yeun will certainly star as Mark Grayson in Amazon Prime’s Invincible, an additional collection based upon a comic by Robert Kirkman.

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