She told Variety that, “I want to make something that has a little bit of what I used to do and a little bit of what I want to do, and not have it so much about celebrities or to be about gossip, and whatever the hell is going on with who’s getting married, and who’s getting divorced and who’s having a baby. I do not care”.
Handler is slated to create four comedy programs for Netflix, after which she will start some type of news program, projected to debut in 2016. Many are wondering how this will work, as traditional news shows are centered on current events.
The 39-year old Handler offered some insight into how this may work, as she stated that her projects will revolve around worlds she isn’t familiar with, and that she wants to look at preconceived beliefs as well. She also stated, “I want to go to places I know nothing about”; this, and a recent trip to Israel, helps give us an idea of the potential direction of her shows.
When the fantasy football season is over, Jack needs something to do. A lover of couches, movies and writing, Jack found Now Streaming on a Craigslist ad and thought it would be a perfect fit. So far, he hasn’t been lured into an abandoned cabin, so everything is working out for the moment. Even though he is the owner of several fantasy sport websites and the author of three ebooks, Jack makes time to search Netflix for its best offerings. He will give everything from Hemlock Groove to New Girl a chance, but refuses to watch Friends.