April 2, 2021
Netflix has named additional cast members for new original comedy series “Day Shift,” about a San Fernando Valley pool cleaning business owner (Jaime Foxx) who moonlights as a vampire killer after hours.
Cast members include Dave Franco (The Disaster Artist, The Rental), Natasha Liu Bordizzo (The Voyeurs, The Society) Oliver Masucci (Dark, Enfant Terrible), Steve Howey (“Shameless”) and C.S. Lee (“Dexter,” “Nora From Queens”).
The series will be directed by first-time helmer JJ Perry, whose credits include second-unit direction and stunt coordination for Fast & Furious 9, The Fate of the Furious, Bloodshot and the “John Wick” franchises.
The series is written by Tyler Tice with current revisions by Shay Hatten (John Wick: Chapter 3 — Parabellum, and upcoming films Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead for Netflix, and John Wick: Chapter 4).
Foxx, along with Datari Turner; Peter Baxter (Q: Inside the Storm), will executive produce. Show producers include Chad Stahelski (“John Wick” Franchise) and Jason Spitz for 87Eleven Entertainment, and Shaun Redick (Get Out, BlackKklansman) and Yvette Yates Redick (Malicious) for Impossible Dream Entertainment.
Netflix has not announced a series release date.