Darren Criss to Star In, Write Songs For Musical Comedy Series ROYALTIES for Quibi

BroadwayWorld.com | 7/10/2019 | TV News Desk
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From the mind of Emmy & Golden Globe Award-winning actor and songwriter Darren Criss comes ROYALTIES, a satirical take on the oft-untold story of songwriters behind the world's biggest hits. The show follows the ascent of a ragtag songwriting duo - Sara and Pierce (Criss) - as they navigate the strange and hilarious challenges of creating a truly great song, week after week.

Each episode will feature real-life entertainment personalities portraying fictitious (and ridiculous) music stars, along with original songs penned by Criss.

Criss - Series - Collaborators - Nick - Matt

Criss is co-writing and executive-producing the series with longtime collaborators Nick and Matt Lang, fellow co-founders of Youtube sensation Team Starkid.

SideCar will produce ROYALTIES, which marks the company's first sale since its formation in February. SideCar is a FOX Entertainment-owned company.

Darren - Criss - Artist - Career - Television

Darren Criss is a multi-faceted artist with an illustrious career spanning television, film, music and stage. Criss has been seen on Broadway in How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, as well as Hedwig and the Angry Inch. His portrayal of Andrew Cunanan in Ryan Murphy's award-winning series "American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace" was met with widespread critical acclaim, earning him a Primetime Emmy Award, Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors' Guild Award and Critics' Choice Award.

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