LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:
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Here is the latest project being picked up to series by the aforementioned network for the 2015-16 season (via press release):
Untitled Jerrod Carmichael Comedy
Series order: 6 episodes
Executive producers: Jerrod Carmichael, Nick Stoller and Ravi Nandan
Logline: From the comedy of Jerrod Carmichael and Nick Stoller ("Neighbors") comes an irreverent sitcom inspired by Jerrod's relationships with his say-anything, contrarian father; his therapist-in training girlfriend; his ever-hustling brother and his mother who is always, always, always right with Jesus.
Studio: Universal Television
From Jennifer Salke, President, "We're excited to be going forward to series with Jerrod. We can't wait to see how he and his outstanding cast deliver the funny."
Jerrod Carmichael - Jerrod Carmichael
Joe Carmichael - David Alan Grier
Cynthia Carmichael - Loretta Devine
Maxine - Amber Stevens West
Bobby Carmichael - Lil Rel Howery