New Original Series, GirlBoss
A new original series entitled GirlBoss is currently set to be released in 2017. Netflix announced today that the show will star Britt Robertson from TomorrowLand as the lead role. This original series will be created by the same minds behind Pitch Perfect and 30 Rock.
The series is based on the book written by the founder of the brand Nasty Gal which recently had a large number of layoffs. Following the firings, the then founder stepped down as CEO amid controversy and backlash from employees. Employees have been critical of the former CEO and founder but despite that the book was a New York Times bestseller and now will be the basis for a comedy series.
The series will follow Sophia, an out of work anti-government and anti-society rebel who manages to start a successful business selling vintage clothing online. As the series progresses Sophia learns the value of being a boss and managing her own life as the company grows.