TV SALES, PICK-UPS, ATTACHMENTS, RENEWALS & DEALS (01.26.12)

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SALES & PICK-UPS

CBS has given a pilot green light to , a multi-camera comedy pilot written by and starring Australian actress-comedian Rebel Wilson. The comedy follows three nerdy female friends on their quest to have super fun every Friday night. Conan O’Brien, and are executive producing, with Wilson co-executive producing.

CBS has picked up three more drama pilots:

COMEDY CENTRAL has given a pilot order to , created by and starring Canadian actors Nicolas Wright and James A. Woods. The project follows the misadventures of two inept friends, Jim (Woods) and Nic (Wright), as they work at a low-end budget hotel in upper New York.

FOX has given a pilot order to , a half-hour comedy written by “Glee” co-star Mike O’Malley and executive produced by . Based on the Prodigy Bully one-minute movies by Hank Perlman, the comedy centers on a young boy genius who uses his brains and brawn to get whatever he wants.

NBC has decided to move forward with an for a potential midseason 2013 launch. No deals have yet been made, but the series comes from the minds of Wilson and “The Office” showrunner/executive producer .

DEALS

has signed an overall deal with CBS Studios. Under the seven-figure pact, which starts immediately and runs through June 1, 2013, Cuesta will direct and executive produce the studio’s contemporary Sherlock Holmes drama pilot “Elementary.”

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