Sinbad to Play Lil Rel Howery’s Dad in Fox Comedy Pilot ‘Rel’
Back in January, Fox added a half-hour comedy pilot starring Lil Rel Howery called Rel, and now the project has added another star to the cast. According to Deadline, Sinbad will star alongside Howery in the Jerrod Carmichael-produced multi-cam comedy, which centers on Howery as “a prideful, s... [Read More]
Taran Killam, Leighton Meester, and Brad Garrett to Star in ABC Comedy Pilot ‘Single Parents’
Taran Killam, Leighton Meester, and Brad Garrett have joined the cast of a comedy pilot in the works at ABC. According to Variety, the three have signed on to star in Single Parents, which was ordered by the network last month. The single-cam project, which is created by New Girl’s Liz Meriwet... [Read More]
Taran Killam, Leighton Meester, and Brad Garrett to Star in ABC Comedy Pilot ‘Single Parents’
Taran Killam, Leighton Meester, and Brad Garrett have joined the cast of a comedy pilot in the works at ABC. According to Variety, the three have signed on to star in Single Parents, which was ordered by the network last month. The single-cam project, which is created by New Girl’s Liz Meriwet... [Read More]
Sasheer Zamata and Sean Kleier to Star in NBC Comedy Pilot ‘So Close’
Saturday Night Live alum Sasheer Zamata has a new TV project in the works. Deadline reports that Zamata and Sean Kleier (Odd Mom Out) have signed on to star in a multi-cam comedy pilot in the works at NBC called So Close. Ordered at the network last month, the pilot is produced by Sean Hayes, [&hell... [Read More]
Freeform Orders ‘Girls Code’ Comedy Pilot Directed by Paul Feig
Paul Feig is directing a comedy pilot in the works at Freeform. The network announced today that it’s given a pilot order to Girls Code, which was put into development back in October. New Girl’s Kim Rosenstock serves as writer on the half-hour workplace comedy, which follows &ldquo... [Read More]
Kat Dennings to Star in an ABC Comedy Pilot Based on ‘How May We Hate You?’
A TV adaptation of Anna Drezen and Todd Dakotah Briscoe’s book How May We Hate You? is getting a second chance on another network. According to Deadline, 2 Broke Girls star Kat Dennings has signed on to star in an ABC pilot based on the book, which was originally developed as a multi-cam comed... [Read More]
NBC Orders ‘Bright Futures’ Comedy Pilot from Kenya Barris
Black-ish creator Kenya Barris now has two comedy pilots in the works. According to The Hollywood Reporter, NBC has ordered a single-cam pilot executive produced by Barris called Bright Futures, which he originally had in development at ABC last year. Written by Grown-ish’s Hale... [Read More]
TBS Orders ‘Twenties’ Comedy Pilot from Lena Waithe
Master of None writer and The Chi creator Lena Waithe has a comedy project in the works at TBS. Deadline reports that the network has given a pilot order to a single-cam comedy by Waithe called Twenties. The show centers on “the adventures of a queer black girl, Hattie, and her two straig... [Read More]
TBS Orders ‘Twenties’ Comedy Pilot from Lena Waithe
Master of None writer and The Chi creator Lena Waithe has a comedy project in the works at TBS. Deadline reports that the network has given a pilot order to a single-cam comedy by Waithe called Twenties. The show centers on “the adventures of a queer black girl, Hattie, and her two straig... [Read More]
Regina Hall, Casey Wilson, Paul Scheer, and More Join Showtime Pilot ‘Ball Street’
Showtime’s comedy pilot Ball Street is rounding out its cast. The network announced today that Casey Wilson, Regina Hall, Paul Scheer, Kurt Braunohler, and Eugene Cordero have joined the cast of the half-hour pilot, which was ordered back in September. Produced and directed by Seth Rogen and E... [Read More]