• TBS Lands Chad Pilot from SNL Alum Nasim Pedrad

    5 monthes ago - By Coming Soon

    TBS lands Chad pilot from SNL alum Nasim Pedrad
    TBS has picked up Chad to pilot, a single-camera comedy that follows a 14-year-old Persian boy during high school as he desperately tries to fit in, cope with his mother's dating life, and reconcile his cultural identity.
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    The teenaged boy in the throes of puberty is played by Pedrad, who made her mark on Saturday Night Live. The Iranian-American actress is also creator, writer, executive producer, and co-showrunner. Hayes Davenport is executive producer and co-showrunner. Oly...
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  • Zoe Lister-Jones To Direct Her ‘Woman Up' Comedy Pilot At ABC

    Zoe Lister-Jones To Direct Her ‘Woman Up' Comedy Pilot At ABC

    5 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Life in Pieces star Zoe Lister-Jones is set to direct Woman Up , her single camera comedy which recently received a pilot order at ABC. The project hails from Lister-Jones, Single Parents co-creator Liz Meriwether, Jason Winer and Single Parents producer 20th Century Fox TV where Lister-Jones, Meriwether and Winer are under overall deals.
    Written by Lister-Jones, Woman Up is about two former teen moms who have worked their asses off to see their daughters all the way...
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  • Nasim Pedrad's ‘Wonder Years'-Esque Comedy ‘Chad' Gets TBS Pilot Order

    5 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Nasim Pedrad 's comedy Chad has found a new home at TBS , which has picked it up to pilot three years after the project was ordered to pilot by Fox.
    Chad is a single-camera Middle-Eastern family comedy that follow a 14-year-old Persian boy, played by Pedrad during high school as he desperately tries to fit in, cope with his mother's dating life, and reconcile his cultural identity.
    The show was a creative swing for Fox, which picked it to pilot in 2016 that was directed by...
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