TV Sales & Cancellations (11.21.12)



will star in and executive produce a family comedy for NBC with SNL Creator Lorne Michaels. The untitled project would center on a man who moves in with his in-laws. will write the script and exec produce with Andrew Singer. Tucker is repped by .

and have sold their comedy spec to NBC. Stacy Traub will executive produce the project, which centers on a 33-year-old woman who believes she has hit rock bottom in her life, only to realize her entire family is doing just as badly as she is. Miller and Wolin are repped by .

has sold an adaptation of Kate Braestrup’s to CBS. will write the script about a female state trooper who takes over her husband’s life when he dies unexpectedly. Mendelsohn will exec produce with Jeffrey Kramer, Jody Hotchkiss and Julie Weitz. Mendelsohn is repped by and Tolkin is repped by and .

ABC has purchased from , who will write and exec produce. The project will star and centers on a thirty-year-old man who must move home and babysit his parents who are recently retired and reverted to their childish ways. Marder is repped by .

Fox has bought from , and . The project centers on a young attorney who quits his after a nervous breakdown and moves to Venice Beach where he finds himself as a leading voice of the “legalize marijuana” movement. Weiss will write the script with Jay Leggett and Blake Leibel. Weiss is repped by and Leibel by .

has sold a single-camera comedy to ABC. The untitled project centers on a man and his charismatic, athletic brother who has always out-shined him. When the brother opens a restaurant in town, it effects the man and his family adversely. Stuckey is repped by .


Although it was well-received critically, Starz has decided to cancel Kelsey Grammar’s amid low viewership. The show will officially be over after two seasons.


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