Netflix Enjoys A “Staten Island Summer”

Netflix is closing a deal with Paramount Insurge for the comedy film “Staten Island Summer” to debut exclusively on the popular streaming service on July 30th.

A bunch of “Saturday Night Live” people are involved in the indie film which Lorne Michaels and John Goldwyn produced and SNL vet Rhys Thomas helmed from a script by ‘Weekend Update’ anchor Colin Jost.

Graham Phillips (“The Good Wife”) and Zack Pearlman (“Mulaney”) star as best friends and recent high school graduates who decide to work as lifeguards during the summer while they figure out their future.

Ashley Greene, Bobby Moynihan, Cecily Strong, Will Forte, Kate Walsh, Fred Armisen, Gina Gershon, Jim Gaffigan, Method Man and Jackson Nicoll also star.

Source: The Wrap