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Netflix Orders Animated Comedy ‘Big Mouth’

Ten Episodes Ordered for 2017

Netflix has committed to 10 episodes of a half-hour animated comedy called “Big Mouth” from real-life best friends Nick Kroll (“Kroll Show,” “The League”) and Andrew Goldberg (“Family Guy”) about teenaged adventures in puberty. The show will premiere everywhere Netflix is available in 2017.

Comedian John Mulaney (“Mulaney”) will voice to the character of Andrew, with Kroll as Nick. Maya Rudolph (“Maya & Marty”), Jason Mantzoukas (“The League”), Jordan Peele (“Key and Peele”), Fred Armisen (“Portlandia”), Jenny Slate (“Girls”) and Jessi Klein (“Inside Amy Schumer”) are among the other actors who will lend their voices to the series. Kroll, Goldberg and screenwriter-directors Mark Levin & Jennifer Flackett (“Little Manhattan”) are all creators and executive producers on the series. “Big Mouth,” which will premiere in 2017, is a Netflix production.

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Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of the “Mr. Television” for Campaign US (www.campaignlive.com). Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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