• Jane Levy to Star in NBC Pilot Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist

    9 days ago - By Coming Soon

    Jane Levy to star in NBC pilot Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist
    Deadline reports that Suburgatory alum Jane Levy has been tapped to star in NBC ‘s upcoming musical comedy-drama titled Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist with Richard Shepard set to direct the pilot. Levy is set to portray the role of Zoey, a socially awkward yet smart and charming girl who has an impressive ability to talk a lot.
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    Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist follows the story of a whip-smart but socially awkward girl in her late 20's, Zoey who is suddenly able to hear the...
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  • Netflix Orders ‘Merry Happy Whatever' Comedy Series Starring Dennis Quaid From Tucker Cawley & Kapital

    Netflix Orders ‘Merry Happy Whatever' Comedy Series Starring Dennis Quaid From Tucker Cawley & Kapital

    9 days ago - By Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE : Netflix has given an eight-episode series order to Merry Happy Whatever , a holiday-themed multi-camera comedy series starring and executive produced by Dennis Quaid. The project hails from former Everybody Loves Raymond executive producer Tucker Cawley and Aaron Kaplan's Kapital Entertainment. Top multi-camera helmer Pam Fryman is set and direct.
    In Merry Happy Whatever, written by Cawley, Dennis Quaid plays Don Quinn, a strong-willed patriarch who must balance...
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  • ABC Orders Chinese-American Family Comedy Pilot From Jessica Gao & Imagine

    9 days ago - By Deadline

    ABC has given a late pilot order to a single-camera comedy from Emmy-winning Rick & Morty writer Jessica Gao , Imagine Television Studios, ABC Studios and CBS TV Studios.
    Written by Gao, who is of Chinese descent, the untitled series is about Janet Zhao, a first generation Chinese-American woman who struggles to set healthy boundaries with her crazy, exhausting family. When her wealthy grandmother dies and names Janet the sole inheritor, she suddenly finds herself the...
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  • Pam Fryman To Direct ‘Carol's Second Act' CBS Comedy Pilot Starring Patricia Heaton

    9 days ago - By Deadline

    Veteran multi-camera comedy director Pam Fryman has been tapped to direct and executive produce CBS comedy pilot Carol's Second Act , starring and executive produced by Patricia Heaton. The project hails from Trophy Wife creators Emily Halpern and Sarah Haskins, Aaron Kaplan's Kapital Entertainment, Heaton and David Hunt's FourBoys Entertainment and CBS TV Studios, where FourBoys is based.
    Written by Halpern and Haskins, Carol's Second Act centers around Carol Chambers...
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