ABC/Rick RowellOscar-winner Jennifer Hudson has her sights set on conquering Netflix. The singer-actress is scheduled to star in the upcoming Netflix original film Sandy Wexler, alongside funnyman Adam Sandler.
Hudson will portray a talented singer discovered at an amusement park by Sandler, who will play the title character Sandy Wexler as a Los Angeles-based talent manager. The movie will be set in the ’90s and begins shooting in Los Angeles on August 2, with Sandler’s Happy Madison Productions at the producing helm.
Sandy Wexler will premiere on Netflix worldwide in 2017.
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