Bob Odenkirk and David Cross got the old Mr. Show writers together over the winter to create some new comedy mischief.
Whether that becomes an official Mr. Show reunion special or not, Bob and David will be making new sketches for your televised viewing pleasure in 2015, and they’ll be making it for Netflix.
Netflix announced today it has ordered With Bob and David, consisting of four half-hour episodes and one hourlong “making of” special.
Odenkirk currently stars in AMC’s Better Call Saul, while Cross already has a Netflix affiliation with the ongoing resurrection of Arrested Development.
Here’s the official press release statement regarding With Bob and David:
After being dishonorably discharged from the Navy Seals, Bob and David are back serving our country the way they do best, making sketch comedy. Four half-hours of brand new comedy featuring all new characters, all new scenes, and most importantly, all new wigs.
Odenkirk and Cross are writing and starring in the series, and also serve as executive producers along with Marc Provissiero, Naomi Odenkirk,Tim Sarkes, Dave Kneebone Tim Heidecker, and Eric Wareheim.
With Bob and David is an original Netflix Production. Abso Lutely Productions is providing production services.