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Russian Doll star's next TV show announced

·1 min read
Photo credit: Universal Television - Getty Images
Photo credit: Universal Television - Getty Images

Russian Doll actress Greta Lee has landed a new role starring, executive producing and writing an upcoming show with A24, who previously produced the immensely successful Euphoria.

Based on Cathy Park Hong’s book Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning – which is part memoir, part history book and part cultural criticism – the show will similarly focus on racialised consciousness in America.

Photo credit: Jamie McCarthy - Getty Images
Photo credit: Jamie McCarthy - Getty Images

Related: Russian Doll season 2 filming pictures offer first look at the new series

"As the daughter of Korean immigrants, Hong grew up steeped in shame, suspicion, and melancholy," wrote Deadline, announcing Lee's upcoming series.

"She would later understand that these 'minor feelings' occur when American optimism contradicts your own reality – when you believe the lies you’re told about your own racial identity. Minor feelings are not small, they're dissonant – and in their tension Hong finds the key to the questions that haunt her."

Photo credit: Universal Television - Getty Images
Photo credit: Universal Television - Getty Images

Related: Schitt's Creek star Annie Murphy joins Netflix's Russian Doll for season 2

Ahead of this project, Lee will also star in the second season of Apple TV+'s The Morning Show.

A24 is also set to produce The Curse, starring Emma Stone, as well as anthology series Beef starring Steven Yeun and Ali Wong for Netflix.

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