Google search Felicia Day — actor, producer, author of the new self-help book Embrace Your Weird — and you’ll find a few recurring key words: “geek goddess,” “Queen of the Geeks,” “Queen of Comic-Con.” It’s all very flattering, but to Day, being royalty only means waiting for the guillotine to drop.
You sold a show, Woman World, for Freeform. How is that coming along? In what ways are you applying the lessons of your own book to this show?
I sold a show! This year I locked down doing television. I’m pitching a lot of TV. I’m on a couple projects I can’t talk about. But Woman World, we are in the development process now, working on the script.
[Creator] ) Dhaliwal is an amazing animator, writer. She wrote this graphic novel I fell in love with, so we took it out as a TV show and sold it to Freeform. I’m thrilled to be a shepherd for her creativity.