Netflix have announced that former “Gilmore Girls” and “Mike & Molly” star Melissa McCarthy will star in a new comedy series alongside husband Ben Falcone.
“God’s Favorite Idiot” marks McCarthy’s return to the small screen after a successful tenure in film- starring in such films as “Ghostbusters”, “The Boss”, “Bridesmaids” and “The Heat”.
Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone will star in God’s Favorite Idiot, a comedy series about a mid level tech support employee who finds love at exactly the same time he becomes the unwitting messenger of God.
The series is created by Falcone, who will also EP alongside McCarthy pic.twitter.com/zJmoDI9aJO
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