Moonbase 8 Moonbase 8 Genre Comedy Directed by Jonathan Krisel Starring Fred Armisen Tim Heidecker John C. Reilly Country of origin United States Original language(s) English Production Executive producer(s) Fred Armisen Tim Heidecker Jonathan Krisel John C. Reilly Dave Kneebone Production company(s) A24 Abso Lutely Productions Moonbase 8 is a upcoming American comedy television series starring Fred Armisen, Tim Heidecker and John C. Reilly. Premise Moonbase 8 follows "three subpar astronauts living in NASA’s Moon Base Simulator in the desert with high hopes of being the next chosen to travel through to the moon." Cast Fred Armisen Tim Heidecker John C. Reilly Production Development On April 24, 2018, it was announced that A24 had begun production on a comedy television series titled Moonbase 8 they are independently financing themselves. Executive producers include Fred Armisen, Tim Heidecker, Jonathan Krisel, John C. Reilly, and Dave Kneebone. Krisel is also expected to direct. Production companies involved with the production include A24 and Abso Lutely Productions. A24 will reportedly begin shopping the series to networks once production has concluded. Casting Alongside the initial series announcement, it was confirmed that Fred Armisen, Tim Heidecker, and John C. Reilly will star in the series.