Big Show is coming to Netflix.
Deadline reports that Netflix has greenlighted a new half-hour comedy series starring The Big Show titled "The Big Show Show." The series is set to run for 10 episodes with filming to begin on Aug. 9. Here is the synopsis:
In The Big Show Show, when the teenage daughter of Big Show (Wight), a retired world-famous WWE Superstar, comes to live with him, his wife and two other daughters, he quickly becomes outnumbered and outsmarted. Despite being 7 feet tall and weighing 400 pounds, he is no longer the center of attention.
Big Show will star alongside Allison Munn ("Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn"), Reylynn Caster ("American Housewife"), Juliet Donenfeld ("Pete the Cat") and Lily Brooks O’Briant ("The Tick") in the series. Josh Bycel ("Happy Endings") and Jason Berger ("LA to Vegas") have been tapped as executive producers and showrunners. Susan Levison and Richard Lowell are the executive producers for WWE Studios.
Big Show has previously starred in TV shows "Happy!" and "Van Helsing." His film work includes "The Waterboy," "Jingle All The Way," and "Fighting With My Family."