Dani Fernandez has found her Happy project…
HBO Maxhas ordered a script for 1% Happy, a single camera comedy from the Latina actress/writer and Ralph Breaks the Internet star and The Daily Show correspondent Roy Wood Jr.
The comedy will star Fernandez, who’ll pen the script and executive-produce alongside Wood via his South Park and Princeton Productionsbanner.
Fernandez recently contributed to The Good Immigrantbook.
1% Happycenters around a woman who, after a particularly dark period in her life, is forced to move back in with her estranged father and attend weekly group therapy with a class of oddballs. Showing the funny and relatable sides of Clinical Depression, the series challenges both the stigma of mental illness and the United States healthcare system itself.
Fernandez, who voices the show host on Ralph Breaks the Internet, appeared on Live from the 8th Dimension.