"I've always dreamed of shooting in Paris, so I'm doubly excited to be teaming up with Jack, Glen and Alan on this story, and thrilled that we have found a home for it at Netflix," Chazelle said in a statement.
"From the intense, complex relationship between a jazz drummer and his instructor in 'Whiplash' to his dazzling duo of lovelorn Los Angelenos in 'La La Land,' Damien's work is emotional and electrifying. His projects have a rhythm all their own, and we're incredibly excited for him, Jack, Glen, Alan and the production team to bring their vision for 'The Eddy' to Netflix. We couldn't be happier that he will be shooting 'The Eddy' in France and that we will bring this bold, global and multilingual series to our members around the world," added vice president of international originals at Netflix Erik Barmack.
A release date for "The Eddy" was not announced.
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Chazelle is also working on a Neil Armstrong biopic titled "First Man: A Life of Neil A. Armstrong" alongside "La La Land" star Ryan Gosling.
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