Deadline reports that Johnny Simmons has signed on to play the lead opposite Britt Robertson on Netflix comedy series Girlboss.
Netflix has ordered 13 episodes for the comedy series inspired by Sophia Amoruso’s popular autobiography. The series will centre on Britt Robertson playing the role of Sophia, a rebellious, broke anarchist who refuses to grow up. She stumbles upon her passion of selling vintage clothes online and becomes an unlikely businesswoman. As she builds her retail fashion empire, she realises the value and the difficulty of being the boss of her own life.
Johnny Simmons will be playing the role of Shane, an indie band tour manager and occasional drummer who is smitten with Sophia. Also cast in the series is Alphonso McAuley.