NASCAR fans will have more than just the Daytona 500 to look forward to over the Presidents weekend.
Netflix announced on Friday Crew, Headlines by NASA sitcom Kevin James, will premiere on Monday, February 15 – the day after the big race.
The 10-episode comedy centers on Kevin, the NASCAR crew chief for the fictional Bobby Spencer Racing Team. “When the owner (Rizzoli and Islands‘Bruce McGill) stepped down and took his daughter Katherine (Last O.G.Jillian Mueller), Kevin will have to protect himself and his team from his efforts to modernize the team. “
Kevin is also concerned that Catherine the charismatic driver Jake Martin (BridgertonFreddie Stroma with up-and-comer Jessie)Alexa and KatieParis Berylac). According to the official logline, “The sponsors love the idea of getting a young woman behind the wheel – and unlike Jake, he knows more about cars as a mechanic.”
Additional series regulars include Gary Anthony Williams (Neighborhood) As Chuck, an old school member of the crew with McGiver-level skills; Dan ahadootCobra moss) As Aamir, a technically knowledgeable member of the crew; And Sarah Styles (Billions) As Beth, who carries a torch for Kevin.
Sitcom vet Jeff Lovell (The Wrench, Two and a Half Men) James works as a show-runner and executive-producer alongside series director Andy Fickman (Kevin Caine Wait, Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2), Jeff Sussman (King of Queens, Kevin Cain can wait, Both Paul blart Movies), Todd Garner (Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2) And Matt Summers and Tim Clarke of NASCAR.
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