Soluna to star on De Passe project
UPN is spicing up its comedy development slate, inking a deal to create a half-hour laffer for up-and-coming Latina singing group Soluna.Net has signed a talent holding deal with the DreamWorks recording artists to star in a comedy expected to include a heavy musical component. Suzanne De Passe (“Sister, Sister”) is attached as exec producer of the project, which has been given a script commitment. UPN and De Passe have just started searching for a writer to pen the pilot episode. All-femme Soluna consists of Christina Lopez, Jessica Castellanos, Aurora Rodriguez and America Olivio. Group, which performs in both English and Spanish, released debut album “For All Time” in May. Soluna has toured extensively with Enrique Iglesias and Marc Anthony.