By Margaret Lyons
Updated September 14, 2009 at 09:20 AM EDT

Eric McCormack has two new roles in the works: He’s set to play the con man known as Clark Rockefeller in a Lifetime movie and star in a single-camera comedy, according to the Hollywood Reporter.The untitled comedy, from Til Death producers Alex Barnow and Mark Firek, centers on “a recent widower surrounded by an eccentric cast of family and friends who tries to put his life back together.” The Rockefeller movie, based on the true story, is scheduled for a March 2010 release.