Netflix Orders Mindy Kaling Coming of Age Series

  • Mindy Kaling and Lang Fisher (The Mindy Project) have sold a coming-of-age comedy to Netflix, who ordered 10 episodes.

  • Kaling and Fisher co-created, co-wrote and will executive produce the series, and will serve as its showrunners.

  • The as-yet untitled comedy is about the complicated life of a modern-day first generation Indian American teenage girl, inspired by Kaling’s own childhood.

  • Kaling recently finished production on the Hulu adaptation of Four Weddings and a Funeral, and has the comedy Late Night coming to theaters this summer.