Wedding bells are ringing for the next Disney+ U.K. scripted series, coming from Emily In Paris outfit Jax Media and The Salisbury Poisonings producer Dancing Ledge Productions.
As per Deadline, the two organizations are set to go into production on Wedding Season, however the project has not yet been completely greenlit. Portrayed as a romantic comedy action-adventure story, the series is composed by Oliver Lyttelton, who wrote the upcoming short-form scripted series Cheaters for BBC Studios.
Lyttelton recently composed the short film The Listener, which debuted at the Edinburgh International Film Festival in 2015 and was longlisted for Best Short Film at the 2016 BAFTAs. He’s likewise worked as a film columnist and has various other TV projects being developed.
While plot subtleties for Wedding Season stay under wraps, as per Deadline, George Kane has been tapped to direct. Kane is maybe most popular for directing the British comedy series Timewasters, which IMDb TV recently got in the U.S., and the Phoebe Waller-Bridge-featuring comedy Crashing.
In April, Disney+ uncovered its first record of U.K. programming, which included swashbuckling adventure series The Ballad of Renegade Nell, darkly humorous heist drama Culprits, David Beckham fronted docuseries Save Our Squad and Sid Gentle Films’ Extraordinary featuring newcomer Emma Moran. The streamer expects to greenlight 50 international projects by 2024.
Jax Media is likewise dealing with a Netflix feature project additionally named Wedding Season, however it has no association with the Disney+ Series. The movie is composed by Shiwani Srivastava and directed by Tom Dey and follows two Indian-Americans who end up falling in love subsequent to pretending to date to survive a summer of weddings.