FUBAR (TV series)

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FUBAR
GenreSpy fiction
Created byNick Santora
Starring
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes8
Production
Executive producers
Production companies
DistributorNetflix Streaming Services
Release
Original networkNetflix
Picture format
Audio format

FUBAR is an spy action series created by Nick Santora, stars Arnold Schwarzenegger in his first live-action TV debut and produced by Skydance Television and Blackjack Films, set to premiere on Netflix.

Premise[edit]

Luke and his daughter Emma have lied to each other for years, both of them not knowing the other is a CIA operative. Once they both learn the truth, they realize they don't actually know anything about each other.

Cast[edit]

Main[edit]

Recurring[edit]

Guest stars[edit]

  • Dustin Milligan
  • Tom Arnold


Production[edit]

Skydance Television first announced that it was developing an untitled spy television series for Arnold Schwarzenegger to star in and make his live-action TV debut in August 2020.[3] Shortly afterward, Monica Barbaro was cast as the lead opposite Schwarzenegger in the series where a father and daughter are both CIA agents, unbeknownst to the other.[4] Netflix won the rights for the project that November and had ordered eight episodes of the series by May 2021.[5] The cast was expanded in April 2022, announcing several regular and recurring roles,[6] and while in production, the series has used the working titles Utap and FUBAR.[7][8]

Filming began in April 2022 in Antwerp, Belgium around Grote Markt.[9][10] Additional filming is set to take place in Toronto.[11] In September 2022, filming is wrapped up with the series now titled as FUBAR.[12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Phil Abraham to Direct and Executive Produce Arnold Schwarzenegger Spy Series for Netflix". 23 May 2022.
  2. ^ "Adam Pally Joins Arnold Schwarzenegger Spy Series for Netflix". 21 July 2022.
  3. ^ Thorne, Will (August 31, 2020). "Arnold Schwarzenegger to Star in Spy Series in the Works at Skydance TV". Variety. Penske Media Corporation. Archived from the original on October 28, 2021. Retrieved October 28, 2021.
  4. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (October 7, 2020). "Monica Barbaro To Star Opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger In Skydance TV's Father-Daughter Spy Adventure Series". Deadline Hollywood. Penske Media Corporation. Archived from the original on April 21, 2022. Retrieved April 21, 2022.
  5. ^ Porter, Rick (2021-05-19). "Arnold Schwarzenegger Spy Series Earns Series Pickup at Netflix". The Hollywood Reporter. PMRC. Archived from the original on 2021-05-19. Retrieved 2021-05-19.
  6. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (April 21, 2022). "Netflix's Arnold Schwarzenegger Series Adds Travis Van Winkle, Gabriel Luna, Fortune Feimster, Jay Baruchel, Milan Carter & More To Cast". Deadline Hollywood. Penske Media Corporation. Archived from the original on April 23, 2022. Retrieved April 23, 2022.
  7. ^ Robinson, Jacob (January 18, 2022). "Arnold Schwarzenegger Netflix Series Utap: What We Know So Far". What's on Netflix. Archived from the original on January 18, 2022. Retrieved January 19, 2022.
  8. ^ Clair, Josh St (May 20, 2021). "Arnold Schwarzenegger Will Star in a New Netflix Spy Series". Men's Health. Hearst Communications. Archived from the original on April 12, 2022. Retrieved April 12, 2022.
  9. ^ Osbornee, Kelcie (April 9, 2022). "Sports and stunt cars on track to record the new Netflix series 'Utap' in Antwerp (Antwerp)". Taylor Daily Press. Archived from the original on April 11, 2022. Retrieved April 12, 2022.
  10. ^ Bral, Sander (April 6, 2022). "Loopt Arnold Schwarzenegger rond in Antwerpen? Opnames nieuwe Netflix-serie in ons land" [Is Arnold Schwarzenegger walking around in Antwerp? Recordings new Netflix series in our country]. Het Laatste Nieuws (in Dutch). Archived from the original on April 12, 2022. Retrieved April 12, 2022.
  11. ^ Lagatta, Eric (March 6, 2022). "Schwarzenegger makes final appearance at The Arnold before leaving to film Netflix series". The Columbus Dispatch. Archived from the original on March 6, 2022. Retrieved April 12, 2022.
  12. ^ "Fubar: Arnold Schwarzenegger Wraps Filming on New Action Series at Netflix". 26 September 2022.

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