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]
Fox Orders ‘Bless This Mess’ Pilot from Liz Meriwether and Lake Bell
Liz Meriwether is keeping super busy these days. According to The Wrap, Fox has ordered a pilot produced by the New Girl creator and Lake Bell called Bless this Mess. The single-cam show, which has been in development at Fox since last year, centers on “a newlywed couple that gives up their dr... [Read More]
NBC Orders an Amy Poehler-Produced Pilot from Aseem Batra
Amy Poehler is producing a single-cam pilot in the works at NBC. According to Deadline, the network has given a pilot order to an untitled comedy written by Batra (Scrubs, The Cleveland Show, Marlon) and produced by Poehler and Julie Anne Robinson that follows “one woman’s hilarious unfi... [Read More]
ABC Orders ‘Three Rivers’ Comedy Pilot from Sherry Bilsing-Graham and Ellen Kreamer
ABC just added another comedy pilot. Deadline reports that the network has given a pilot order to a single-cam comedy from former Friends writers/producers Sherry Bilsing-Graham and Ellen Kreamer called Three Rivers. Here’s the logline: Three Rivers centers on Rebecca who left her family&... [Read More]
ABC Orders ‘Single Parents’ and ‘Steps’ Comedy Pilots
Two new comedy pilots are in the works at ABC. According to Deadline, the network has given pilot orders to single-cam comedies called Single Parents and Steps. From New Girl’s Liz Meriwether and J.J. Philbin, Single Parents centers on a group of “dysfunctional single parents” who ... [Read More]
Fox Orders Steve Dildarian Comedy Pilot ‘Dan the Weatherman’
Fox just added another comedy pilot — this time about how tough it is, apparently, to be a white guy in the world today. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has ordered a single-cam pilot written and executive produced by The Life & Times of Tim creator Steve Dildarian called ... [Read More]