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The Gotham Group has made a pre-emptive deal to acquire the film rights to The Anomaly, the thriller novel from Michael Rutger due out next summer. The project is being eyed as a potential directing vehicle for Bryan Singer. (Deadline)
David E. Kelley drama Mr. Mercedes has nabbed a season two renewal from AT&T’s Audience network. The project is based on Stephen King’s Bill Hodges Trilogy, which includes Mr. Mercedes, Finders Keepers, and End of Watch. (Hollywood Reporter)
Fox has given a put pilot commitment to an untitled one-hour soap from Nashville‘s Meredith Lavender and Marcie Ulin. The story follows a couple who, after 21 years of marriage, try to reignite their family by starting over in Hawaii. (Variety)
An untitled series from Liz Meriwether and Lake Bell has landed at Fox with a pilot production commitment. The single-cam follows newlyweds who move from NYC to Nebraska to live a simpler life. (Deadline)