Entertainment

Steve Carell to Make a ‘Space Force’ Netflix Comedy

Steve Carell is the best.
By We Are The Mighty
a picture of steve carell and a picture of the world

Today Netflix announced that they have teamed up with Greg Daniels and Steve Carell to create a show about the men and women who have to figure out how to make the Space Force a thing.

Based on their video announcement, it looks like the show is already brilliantly self-aware:

Space Force | Announcement [HD] | Netflix

“The goal of the new branch is to ‘defend satellites from attack’ and ‘perform other space-related tasks’…or something,” announced the teaser.

Daniels, whose producer credits include The OfficeThe Simpsons, and Parks and Recreation, along with co-creator Carell, were given a straight-to-series order for their new show, a work place comedy about the men and women tasked to create the Space Force. The episode count and release date have not yet been announced.

So far, details about the actual Space Force have yet to be determined — although the announcement has launched the inception of hilarious memes — but if Netflix is smart, their new show will take a few notes from Veep, which is probably the most realistic depiction of government workings (you just know the government is even more balls crazy than the military — you just know it).

There have been a lot of discussions about whether the Space Force is actually necessary. That’s above our pay grade, but we did make a video about what missions it could actually perform. Check it out below:

This is what the Space Force would actually do

What do you think about the Space Force? Leave me a comment on Facebook and let me know.

This article originally appeared on We Are The Mighty

More From We Are The Mighty

5 Boring Detail a Space Force Private Will Get Stuck On
11 Things the Space Force Must and Can’t Do
5 Dumb Things Marines Would Do in the Space Force

Follow We Are The Mighty on Twitter

 

READ NEXT: HOW SAVING PRIVATE RYAN COULD USE A SEQUAL

READ NEXT: FAMOUS ACTORS WHO HAVE SERVED IN THE MILITARY

READ NEXT: 5 OF THE MOST ACCURATE MILITARY REPRESENTATIONS ON SCREEN

 

2019-01-17T08:06:09-04:00

Leave A Comment