‘Moonbase 8’ Comedy From Fred Armisen, Tim Heidecker, Jonathan Krisel & John C. Reilly In Works By A24

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A24 has begun production and will independently finance the first season of Moonbase 8,  a six-episode original comedy series from Portlandia co-creators Fred Armisen and Jonathan Krisel, Tim Heidecker (Tom Goes To The Mayor) and John C. Reilly (Wreck-It Ralph). Armisen, Heidecker and Reilly also are set to star and Krisel will direct. Moonbase 8 follows three subpar astronauts living in NASA's Moon Base Simulator in the desert with high hopes of being the next chosen to…