Pete Davidson to star in new comedy series Bupkis 2022-04-27 13:08:51


The live broadcast service announced, on Wednesday, the comedy series “Bobkiss” written, starring and executive production Davidsonacquired in a highly competitive bidding war.

The series will be a live-action comedy, featuring a “fantasy version” of real life Davidson. The series will combine “grounded storytelling with silly elements” in Davidson’s view.

“Pitt Davidson is one of today’s most sought-after comedians thanks to his unique sense of humor and honest point of view,” said Susan Rovner, Chairman, Entertainment Content, NBCUniversal Television and Streaming. “Bupkis will feature Pete’s hilarious, surprising, and unfiltered brand of comedy viewers becoming likable as we continue to enhance Peacock’s comedy roster. We can’t wait to dive in with Lorne Michaels, Broadway Video, and our partners Universal Television.”

Lorne Michaels will be production executive, along with Andrew Singer and Erin David.

Davidson’s longtime creative partners Dave Cyrus and Juda Miller write and executive produce alongside Davidson.