NETWORK: USA NetworkSummary:
Seven Bucks Productions and and Beau Flynn’s Flynn Picture Company are developing a 1-hour TV drama series titled “Muscle Beach” in partnership with USA Network.
The series is set in a legendary bodybuilding gym in ’80s Venice Beach where a colorful tribe of lost souls struggle to reinvent themselves by bench-pressing their way to a bigger, better American dream, no matter what the cost. The series explores the body-obsessed fitness movement that took the nation by storm at the time of the super-sized Reagan ’80s, the excess of the era and the many temptations of Los Angeles will expose the dark side of chasing dreams.
The script is penned by Jeremiah Friedman and Nick Palmer, who will also serve as exec producers.