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CBS sprung into activity today with its aboriginal acceptable pilot orders, which went to two projects with big commitments: a multi-camera ball starring actor Tommy Johnagin and controlling produced by Bill Lawrence and a ball from longtime Grey’s Anatomy executive producers Tony Phelan & Joan Rater and Elementary executive producers Sarah Timberman and Carl Beverly. (CBS additionally has in the works a Criminal Minds buried spinoff.)
The comedy, which hails from Warner Bros. TV, had a pilot embly commitment, while the drama, from CBS’ sister studio, had a put pilot commitment.
The unled Tommy Johnagin project was accounting by Johnagin and Surviving Jack and S#*! My Dad Says creators Justin Halpern and Patrick Schumacker. It stars Johnagin as a actor banana adopting a ancestors in a baby Midwestern town. Until he confused to Los Angeles four years ago, Illinois-born Johnagin lived in southern Illinois and St. Louis, ablution and architecture his career from there. Halpern, Schumacker and Doozer’s Lawrence and Jeff Ingold controlling produce, with Johnagin co-executive bearing for WBTV and Lawrence’s studio-based Doozer banner.
The auto of the unled Tommy Johnagin activity is a nod to the acclaimed TV atude of comedians headlining ball alternation aggressive by their stand-up, which has produced such mega hits as Cosby, Roseanne, Home Improvement, Seinfeld and Everybody Loves Raymond. CBS has been constant in attractive to barrage addition ball fronted by a stand-up, acclimation a Jim Gaffigan pilot the aftermost two seasons.
Halpern and Schumacker additionally accept a pilot embly charge from ABC for multi-camera ancestors ball Astronaut’s Guide To Life On Earth, and Doozer has orted added projects in play.
This marks the aboriginal pilot adjustment for Johnagin who had a semi-autobiographical starring agent in the works at NBC in 2012, and aftermost year he developed a ball at USA Network.
Phelan and Rater wrote and controlling aftermath their unled ball project, from CBS TV Studios and studio-based Timberman-Beverly Prods. It centers on a smart, chic, acknowledged aegis advocate at a bazaar close who shockingly gets complex romantically with one of her audience who may or may not be accusable of a barbarous crime. Timberman and Beverly additionally controlling produce.
Phelan and Rater are currently consulting producers on CBS/CBS Studios’ Madam Secretary as allotment of their all-emcing accord at the studio, which they active aftermost year. The ce served as controlling producers on ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy for 10 seasons. Previously, Phelan and Rater co-produced NBC’s Law & Order: Trial By Jury.
CBS is attractive to aces up 8-9 pilots anniversary on the ball and ball side. The arrangement joins NBC and Fox in acclimation pilots, while ABC and the CW are yet to accomplish a move.
For Deadline’s abounding advantage and adver and cable pilot listings, bang here.
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