[12/21/11 - 10:59 PM] Development Update: Wednesday, December 21 By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)
LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:
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I HATE YOUR FRIENDS (FOX, New!) - Michael Showalter and Christina Lee ("Michael & Michael Have Issues") have snagged a script order from the network for a multi-camera comedy about "a couple who falls in love, thinking they've found 'the one'... until they meet each other's friends." The duo will also executive produce alongside Principato-Young Entertainment's Peter Principato and Paul Young for Warner Bros. Television. (Deadline.com)AND IN OTHER NEWS... - HBO given its Aaron Sorkin-penned drama, starring Jeff Daniels, Emily Mortimer and Sam Waterston, the official moniker of "The Newsroom"; and Helen Mirren has "secretly recorded several long and hilarious monologues" for "Glee's" first episode back on January 17 however the Oscar-winner won't appear on camera (TVLine.com).