The Peacock platform wants continue squeezing its vast catalog and has commissioned a series based on ‘Dando la nota’ (‘Pitch Perfect’), the trilogy of musical comedies starring Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson and Adam Devine among others.
It will be the latter who stars in this kind of spin-off / TV sequel reinterpreting Bumper Allen, the main antagonist in the first film and Fat Amy’s romantic interest in the second.
The series will be set years after the movies, with Allen moving to Germany when one of his songs becomes a huge hit in Berlin. There, the character will try to relaunch his musical career with no few difficulties.
Elizabeth banks, who was Gail Abernathy-McKadde in the films and director of “Pitching the Note 2” is an executive producer alongside her husband Max Hendelman. Megan amram (Emmy nominated for ‘The Good Place’) is the series creator and showrunner.
At the moment there are no more details about this new ‘Pitching the note’, which is an unexpected return of the franchise that should be seen if it is worth it.