ABC Buys Comedies From Danny Wallace And Duo Jennifer Crittenden & Gaby Allan

By | Wednesday October 17, 2012 @ 6:02pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: ABC has added two more comedy projects to its roster — True Story from Jennifer Crittenden and Gaby Allan and Man And Boy from British writer Danny Wallace and director-producer Julie Anne Robinson. Both comedies are single-camera and produced by ABC Studios.

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Julie Anne Robinson Signs Development Deal With ABC Studios

By | Friday June 8, 2012 @ 10:30am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Director Julie Anne Robinson has closed a one-year development deal with ABC Studios, which includes a blind pilot directing commitment for the studio and ABC. Brit Robinson helmed the pilot for ABC’s upcoming comedy series How To Live With Your Parents For The Rest Of Your Life and previously directed … Read More »

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ABC Gets In Development Mode With Half-Hour Comedy ‘My Formerly Hot Life’

By | Thursday May 26, 2011 @ 5:22pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

In what may be the first project put in development for next season, ABC has set the writing team of John Hoberg and Kat Likkel to create and executive produce My Formerly Hot Life, a half-hour single-camera comedy … Read More »

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Debbie Reynolds Lands Role Opposite Heigl

Mike Fleming

Debbie Reynolds, who hasn’t been on camera since Will & Grace in 2006, has been lured back to the screen by Katherine Heigl in One For The Money, the Lakeshore / Sidney Kimmel Entertainment adaptation of the Janet Evanovich novel series. Heigl stars as bounty hunter Stephanie Plum for director Julie Anne Robinson, and Reynolds will play Grandma Mazur, the outspoken and outrageous advisor and maternal grandmother to Heigl’s character. “Grandma Mazur is such a great character,” Heigl said. “She’s really feisty and Read More »

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Another Katherine Heigl Film For Sidney Kimmel And Lakeshore

Mike Fleming

katherine_heigl_112Sidney Kimmel, the schmatta magnate who verged on quitting the movie biz after making a bunch of good indie films that flopped, seems reinvigorated with a new strategy: make every film possible with Katherine Heigl.

Kimmel has joined forces with Lakeshore Entertainment … Read More »

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