Christopher Guest is taking his hilarity to Netflix

Global streaming giant Netflix is teaming with actor-filmmaker Christopher Guest to release his next film, Mascots, next year. The mockumentary format that Guest is famous for will this time focus on the men and women competing in the 8th World Mascot Association championships, part of Netflix’s ongoing efforts to be a stronger player in feature-film releases. The streaming service already has a four-film deal with Adam Sandler as well as worldwide rights to Brad Pitt’s War Machine and Kevin James’s The True Memoirs of an International Assassin, among others.

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