• ABC Buys ‘East WillyB' Comedy Based On Web Series From Kronicle Media

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    ABC has put in development East WillyB , a half-hour comedy based on the indie web series created by Julia Ahumada Grob and Yamin Segal from Korin Williams and Monique Nash's Kronicle Media and ABC Studios.
    Written by Grob and Segal, East WillyB is an ensemble comedy that revolves around a truly unconventional family, dysfunctional neighbors who populate the last hold-out dive bar in gentrified Brooklyn. Together they'll face life's challenges - from love, friendship, and...
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  • Disney Channel's ‘Andi Mack' Tween Series Takes On Gun Safety In Upcoming Storyline

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    Disney Channel 's Andi Mack will feature a story arc on gun safety in two upcoming episodes of the critically praised tween series. Disney Channel programmers developed the episodes under the consultancy of the child development experts at The Brady Center and Hollywood, Health & Society , a program of the USC Annenberg Norman Lear Center. The episodes include a public service announcement about gun safety.
    The episodes will air Friday, November 16 and Friday...
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  • ‘Ambitions': Robin Givens To Lead Ensemble Cast Of Will Packer's OWN Drama Series

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    Riverdale' s Robin Givens is set to lead the ensemble cast of Ambitions , a soapy family drama from producer Will Packer and Lionsgate. Rounding out the series regular cast are Essence Atkins , Brian White , Kendrick Cross , Brely Evans and Erica Page. Kevin Arkadie has joined as showrunner and Benny Boom directs...
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  • ABC to Develop Fashion Drama Series with Zac Posen

    ABC to Develop Fashion Drama Series with Zac Posen

    1 month ago - By Coming Soon

    ABC to develop fashion drama series with Zac Posen to exec produce
    According to Deadline , ABC is in the process of developing a new drama series that will be set in the world of fashion. The upcoming series is written by Crazy Rich Asians writer Peter Chiarelli with designer Zac Posen to serve as an executive producer. Further details about the plot are being under wraps.
    The untitled fashion drama will also be produced by ABC Studios along with Mandeville Television's David Hoberman, Laurie Zaks and Todd Lieberman to executive produce.
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