Freeform, part of Disney|ABC Television, has revealed the cast for the comedy pilot “Girls Code,” from Emmy®-nominated executive producer and director Paul Feig (“Freaks and Geeks,” “Spy,” “Ghostbusters,” “Bridesmaids”), and writer and creator Kim Rosenstock (“New Girl,” “GLOW”).
The pilot follows a partnership between two former MIT lab partners – Wendy, a brazen, self-centered tech CEO, and Angela, a community-building social entrepreneur – who must try to overcome their many issues and unfavorable history with each other in order to run a groundbreaking, all-female tech incubator.
Joy Gorman Wettels brought the original notion to Feigco and Rosenstock. Wettels and Steve Golin serve as executive producers on behalf of Anonymous Content. Written and created by Kim Rosenstock with Paul Feig attached to direct the pilot and executive produce. The series hails from Anonymous Content, Paramount Television, and Feigco Entertainment.
Michigan born Paul Feig
Mt. Clemens, Michigan, born and raised multi-talented creator, filmmaker, writer, producer, and author Paul Feig, whose films (Spy, The Heat, Bridesmaids, Ghostbusters) have grossed over one billion dollars worldwide. His production company, Feigco Entertainment, was created with one goal – creating edgy, commercial comedies and original tentpole films starring women (the first and only company of its kind).