Deal Report: August 30, 2013
Tina Fey produces a new television comedy, Jonathan Banks to guest on ''Community,'' and more
A Tina Fey-produced comedy about a women’s college that starts accepting men has reportedly earned a series commitment from Fox. Fey will serve as co-showrunner with Robert Carlock.
Breaking Bad alum Jonathan Banks will appear in 11 episodes of Community‘s fifth season, playing an intense, mysterious criminology professor.
The CW landed the TV rights to Lauren Graham‘s novel Someday, Someday, Maybe. Graham will write the script and exec-produce with Ellen DeGeneres.
Fox TV Studios announced on Aug. 16 that it won’t produce the Hillary Clinton miniseries starring Diane Lane that’s in development at NBC.