ABC Picks Up Workplace Comedy from THE BIG C Showrunner

September 27
5:44 2013

ABC Picks Up Workplace Comedy from THE BIG C Showrunner

ABC is heading to the workplace with THE BIG C's Jenny Bicks.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has purchased the comedy WORK WITH JERKS from the former Showtime showrunner, and given it a script order plus penalty. BOB'S BURGERS' Wendy and Lizzie Molyneux are set to write and executive produce with Bicks.

The project "revolves around an ambitious yet often misguided woman, whose role models are Hillary Clinton and Yahoo's Marissa Mayer, who realizes she may have to rethink her professional strategy when she joins a company where she must work with all male employees."

Bicks recently wrapped THE BIG C, including the show's miniseries wrap-up, which landed its star, Laura Linney, an Emmy at this week's award ceremony.The limited event series was produced by Sony Pictures Television, and was created by Darlene Hunt, who also serves as executive producer, along with showrunner/executive producer Bicks. Linney, Vivian Cannon, Neal H. Moritz, Michael Engler and Richard Heus also served as executive producers.

TV VIDEOS


BWW Review: Hilarious MIKE & DAVE NEED WEDDING DATES Flips Script on Gross-Out ComediesBWW Review: Hilarious MIKE & DAVE Flips Script on Gross-Out Comedies BWW Exclusive: Dame Judi Dench Discusses Shakespeare, Her Passion, CATS, Potential Broadway Return
Exclusive: Judi Dench on Shakespeare, CATS, Potential Broadway Return

Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber

           Facebook Like Follow