TV SALES, PICK-UPS, ATTACHMENTS, RENEWALS & DEALS (04.07.11)

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SALES

ABC FAMILY has decided to give the world more of country star by picking up the from writer/executive producer . The series, which is loosely based on Lambert’s family, centers on a Texas family that consists of two private investigator parents, and the kids who help them solve their cases. Lambert, , and produce.

has picked up a new animated series, based on the cult-classic film from writer/executive producer . The series, which will continue the outlandish adventures of ex-CIA agent and full-time ladies man Black Dynamite and his crew as they avenge the death of Black Dynamite’s brother against kung-fu masters, drug-dealing pimps and The Man and his crew, will also be produced by , , , , and .

BRAVO is looking to make a play for scripted fare, by picking up the new comedy series written and executive produced by and . The series will follow a charming and irresistibly flawed make-up artist as he navigates through a world of dodgy politicians, demanding stars, and privileged socialites, while dealing with a complicated ex-wife, wildly eccentric parents and a long overdue nervous breakdown.

is in final negotiations to pick up the new dramedy series from writers/exec and . The series, which is pitched as being in the vein of “Red Shoe Diaries” and “Last Tango in Paris” centers on the complexity of the relationship between Liz and Michael, who have an unyielding physical attraction to one another, that borders on becoming erotic madness. and also exec produce.

SHOWTIME has made it official, picking up new pilot to series with a 13 episode order.

SHOWTIME has also added a second new series to their slate, announcing the pickup of for 13 episodes.

RENEWALS

FOX has renewed animated series BOB’S BURGERS for a second season.

DEALS

has renewed his decade long deal to stay at least two more years at ABC.

, who has had a deal with Fox for six years, has left to sign a large 2-year/7-figure deal with SONY PICTURES TELEVISION.

ATTACHMENTS

has signed on to direct the pilot for .

 

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