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NBC is hoping that Rob Lowe can serve up more laughs on its air even after leaving Parks and Recreation.

The network has ordered a pilot for the single-camera comedy The Pro, which is set at a country club and stars Lowe as an ex-tennis doubles champion who reunites with his former partner after a public feud that resulted in both of them bottoming out. Lowe also will serve as… Continue reading NBC orders Rob Lowe comedy pilot

Fox has given the official greenlight to a still untitled multi-camera comedy from Tina Fey and fellow 30 Rock alums Matt Hubbard and Robert Carlock.

Longtime How I Met Your Mother director, Pam Fryman, is set to direct the pilot, which is about a women’s college that begins accepting men, according to Deadline.

This is the same project that back in August received a series commitment from the network.… Continue reading Tina Fey comedy gets pilot order from Fox

Been curious about Adult Swim’s new series “Rick and Morty”? Well, now you can have an early look at Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland’s animated show.

Adult Swim made the pilot for the series available online days before its Dec. 2 premiere date. In the above episode, genius grandfather character Rick and his dim grandson Morty go on an adventure through space and time that causes some major

emily-kapnek-suburgatory-gi.jpg“Suburgatory” creator Emily Kapnek has landed a new comedy pilot at ABC, this one centering on a character who’s more Dalia than Tessa.

Kapnek’s new project is called “Selfie,” and it’s a take on “My Fair Lady,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. It focuses on a self-centered young woman who becomes Internet-infamous and asks a marketing expert at her company to help fix

It’s a teen dream match-up.

Fox has purchased a one-hour pilot for the teen drama Prodigy, a collaboration between Juno scribe Diablo Cody and O.C. creator Josh Schwartz. Fake Empire Productions, which Schwartz founded in 2010 with his Gossip Girl co-creator Stephanie Savage, is leading the development of the show.

Prodigy focuses on a 16-year-old home schooled genius who decides to take a shot at the high school experience before heading to college… Continue reading Fox picks up Diablo Cody, Josh Schwartz teen drama pilot