CBS has picked up another social networked series in MOTHER OF ALL SOMETHING from writer/supervising producer Kelly Oxford. The Series, which is based on Oxford’s blog and Twitter feed, will showcase the female lead’s comedic observations and musings about mundane things, pop culture and current events in her day to day life. Jessica Alba and Jhoni Marchinko will executive produce.
FOX has picked up the new comedy adaptation RULES FOR MY UNBORN SON from writers/exec producers Jeremy Miller and Dan Cohn. Series, which is based on the non-fiction book of the same name by Walker Lamond, is centered on a 25 year-old underachiever adopted and raised by a family of eccentric intellectuals, whom after meeting his birth father, who is the polar opposite of the father who raised him, decides to chronicle the advice from both fathers, to one day pass on to his son, as the “perfect” advice.
SHOWTIME has added another late pickup to its slate going into the new year, picking up HEAVY AND ROLLING from writers/exec producers Jeremy Miller and Dan Cohn. Series, which Ryan Phillippe and Breckin Meyer also exec producer, centers on a Manhattan limo driver, who on the verge of slipping into madness, decides to become someone different every day at work, using his characters as an escape from his mundane life.