Severance is described as a workplace thriller set at Lumen Industries, a company looking to take work-life balance to a new level. Scott will play Mark, an employee with a troubled past that is trying to put himself back together.
Dan Erickson created the series, and will pen the scripts and exec produce alongside Chris Black (Outcast, Desperate Housewives). Stiller’s Red Hour Productions’ Nicky Weinstock and Jackie Cohn will also exec produce. Big Little Lies and Parks and Recreation grad Scott will also be credited as a producer.