Augusten Burroughs plans new TV shows with CBS, Showtime
Writer Augusten Burroughs is partnering with Katalyst Films to develop new TV projects, Variety reports. The team is already working on a firefighter/arson investigation drama The Nature of Fire at CBS, and a Showtime comedy based on his book Dry, about an advertising executive trying to get sober. Burroughs will write both projects. Separately, Bryan Fuller and Bryan Singer are adapting another Burroughs book, Sellevision, for NBC.