Netflix Orders Workplace Comedy Series Inspired by Los Angeles Lakers Front Office

Exec produced by the Lakers’ Jeanie Buss and Linda Rambis, ‘The Office’ star Mindy Kaling and more.

Entertainment
2,370 Hypes 2 Comments

Netflix has announced a straight-to-series order for a workplace comedy series inspired by the front office of the Los Angeles Lakers.

The untitled half-hour show will be executive produced by the Lakers’ Jeanie Buss and Linda Rambis, The Office star Mindy Kaling, Modern Family‘s Elaine Ko and The Office producer Howard Klein, and produced by Jordan Rambis and Warner Bros. Television:

“The series is inspired by the personal and professional dynamic between the family owners and front office team that together run one of the most iconic franchises in all of sports: the Los Angeles Lakers. The workplace comedy follows fictional team governor Eliza Reed as she navigates NBA ownership and family drama with her best friend by her side.”

Stay tuned for the official trailer and release date.

In other basketball news, HYPEBEAST discussed if Kevin Durant is the greatest NBA player of our time.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Roc-A-Fella Reportedly Sues Dame Dash for Trying to Sell JAY-Z's 'Reasonable Doubt' as NFT
Music NFT

Roc-A-Fella Reportedly Sues Dame Dash for Trying to Sell JAY-Z's 'Reasonable Doubt' as NFT

Just days after Hov sued the album art photographer for exploiting his name and image without permission.

'Pokémon UNITE' Is Releasing Next Month
Gaming

'Pokémon UNITE' Is Releasing Next Month

Announced with a new gameplay and cinematic trailer.

Fendi Debuts a Day-To-Night Men's Spring 2022 Collection
Fashion

Fendi Debuts a Day-To-Night Men's Spring 2022 Collection

Models unveil the colorful designs in a short film at the Palazzo Della Civiltà Italiana.

Jaeger-LeCoultre Brings Back Art Deco with 1931 Café
Watches

Jaeger-LeCoultre Brings Back Art Deco with 1931 Café

Pop-up opens in Shanghai then Paris to display the Reverso spirit.

Reebok Partners With Trailblazing Hair Colorist Daniel Moon on Two Kaleidoscopic Sneakers
Footwear

Reebok Partners With Trailblazing Hair Colorist Daniel Moon on Two Kaleidoscopic Sneakers

Inspired by the hair stylist’s most requested colors.


DaBaby Drops New Track "Ball If I Want To" With a Self-Directed Music Video
Music

DaBaby Drops New Track "Ball If I Want To" With a Self-Directed Music Video

The Charlotte rapper leads a posse of cheerleaders across a high school campus in the visual.

TikTok Owner ByteDance Revenues Surge 111% to $34.3 Billion USD in 2020
Tech & Gadgets 

TikTok Owner ByteDance Revenues Surge 111% to $34.3 Billion USD in 2020

Gross profits increased by 93%.

Watch HBO Max's First Trailer for Titans Season Three
Entertainment

Watch HBO Max's First Trailer for Titans Season Three

New season looks to follow the most controversial Batman storyline in history.

Scientists Discover First 'Murder Hornet' of 2021 in the United States
Tech & Gadgets

Scientists Discover First 'Murder Hornet' of 2021 in the United States

The toxic Asian giant hornets pose a large threat to Washington’s honeybee population.

XBox Design Lab is Back With Official Custom Controllers
Gaming

XBox Design Lab is Back With Official Custom Controllers

Offering every controller component in a choice of 18 colors.

More ▾
 
We got you covered. Don’t miss out on the latest news by signing up for our newsletters.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.