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'The Politician' is another TV comedy about politics - but with singing and Barbra Streisand

Feb 05, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

Ever watch C-SPAN and think, "Ya know, what this really needs are more punchlines . . . and maybe a few up-tempo musical numbers"? Enter "The Politician," a comedy series that Netflix has bought from the team behind the musical series "Glee."

The hour-long show by "Glee" creators Brad Falchuk, Ian Brennan and Ryan Murphy will star "Dear Evan Hansen" star Ben Platt, with Barbra Streisand and Gwyneth Paltrow in negotiations to co-star, Deadline Hollywood reports. Details about the plot are s...