HBO has picked up the new comedy project, the UNTITLED BRODY STEVENS COMEDY from writers/exec producers Zach Galifianakis and Mike Gibbons. The series, which will center on really life comedian Brody Stevens in a mockumentary tale that will follow Stevens one day in his life per season.
NBC has made it official for a series order, announcing the series pick up for long-in-development THE PAUL REISER SHOW from writers/exec producers Jonathan Shapiro and Paul Reiser.
NBC has pulled the plug on the reatings-deprived comedy PERFECT COUPLES.
TNT has passed on the drama pilot BIRD DOG from writer/exec producer Mike Robe.
TNT has also passed on the novel-turned-pilot drama THE RABBIT FACTORY from writer/exec producer Allan Loeb.
TNT has renewed the series with legs for a fourth season of SOUTHLAND.
TV DEALS & ATTACHMENTS
ABC has inked 1-year overall deals with THE RIVER executive producers Zack Estrin and Michael Green.
CW has allowed showrunners/exec producers Elizabeth Craft and Sarah Fain to exit the series THE SECRET CIRCLE to pursue other opportunities.
HBO has inked a first-look development deal with Zach Galifianakis.