Real Rob

Netflix buys Rob Schneider comedy

Streaming service Netflix has acquired comedian Rob Schneider’s self-funded scripted series. The deal with distributor Tricon Films & Television is for rights in the US, Latin American, UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand to Real Rob, which is loosely based on the American comic’s life with his younger Mexican wife. As the show has not […]

Rob Schneider heading to MIPCOM

Comedian and actor Rob Schneider is heading to Cannes to promote his comedy series Real Rob. Schneider (Saturday Night Live, Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo) has a new show, loosely inspired by his own life, Real Rob. He will be meeting buyers and press in Cannes, with a TV deal for the series understood to be […]

Real Rob to meet MIPTV buyers

Rob Schneider’s self-funded scripted comedy series Real Rob is to debut as part of Tricon Films & Television’s MIPTV slate. Tricon has acquired the “close to the bone” 8x30mins show, in which comedian Schneider and his younger Mexican wife play exaggerated versions of themselves and their celebrity life in Hollywood. On the scripted front, Tricon […]