The war comedy whiskey Tango is based on the memoirs of the Taliban shuffle: strange days in Afghanistan and Pakistan of the reporter Kim Barker, who recalls in her book with much their experiences in these countries. In 2002, the journalist, who spoke only English, arrived in Kabul and had to learn only how to find your way in the strange place. She remained six years in Afghanistan, Pakistan and India.
Tina Fey (30 Rock) in Whiskey Tango in the lead role and was also active as a producer. In earlier stages of the production, the project carried the working title the Taliban shuffle or fun house.
The Director duo Glenn and John (I Love you Phillip, crazy, stupid, love.) whiskey Tango to once again worked with Margot Robbie (suicide squad) together with the they already focus had shot their film in the previous year.