NBC Nabs Church Choir Comedy ‘All Together Now’ As Put Pilot With Bradley Whitford Producing & Possibly Starring

NBC has given a put pilot commitment to All Together Now, a single-camera comedy from frequent collaborators Lesley Wake Webster (Speechless) and Jason Winer (Single Parents); Bradley Whitford (The Handmaid’s Tale), who potentially could star; an…

NBC has given a put pilot commitment to All Together Now, a single-camera comedy from frequent collaborators Lesley Wake Webster (Speechless) and Jason Winer (Single Parents); Bradley Whitford (The Handmaid’s Tale), who potentially could star; and 20th Century Fox TV, where Winer’s Small Dog Picture Company is based. Written by Webster, All Together Now is about a rural church choir that gets the gift it never thought it needed when a salty, Ivy League professor (a role…

ABC Nabs ‘Woman Up’ Comedy From Zoe Lister-Jones, Liz Meriwether & Jason Winer As Put Pilot

ABC has given a put pilot commitment to Woman Up, a single camera comedy from Life in Pieces star Zoe Lister-Jones, New Girl creator Liz Meriwether, Jason Winer (Life in Pieces, Singe Parents). Life In Pieces producer 20th Century Fox TV, where Lister-…

ABC has given a put pilot commitment to Woman Up, a single camera comedy from Life in Pieces star Zoe Lister-Jones, New Girl creator Liz Meriwether, Jason Winer (Life in Pieces, Singe Parents). Life In Pieces producer 20th Century Fox TV, where Lister-Jones, Meriwether and Winer are under an overall deals, is the studio. Written by Lister-Jones, Woman Up is about two former teen moms who have worked their asses off to see their daughters all the way through high school…

‘Modern Family’ Director Jason Winer to Helm John Gary Spec ‘Gawker v. Thiel’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Jason Winer has attached himself to the John Gary penned spec, “Gawker v. Thiel,” which centers on the fall of the controversial media company and the man that helped bring it down. Neil Meron and Craig Zadan are producing the film and are in the process of setting up financing for the project. While the […]

Jason Winer has attached himself to the John Gary penned spec, “Gawker v. Thiel,” which centers on the fall of the controversial media company and the man that helped bring it down. Neil Meron and Craig Zadan are producing the film and are in the process of setting up financing for the project. While the […]

Jason Winer To Direct ‘Single Parents’ ABC Comedy Pilot

Jason Winer (Life in Pieces) is set to direct and executive produce ABC comedy pilot Single Parents, from New Girl creator/executive producer Liz Meriwether and writer J.J. Philbin and 20th Century Fox TV.
Written by Philbin based on a story by her and Meriwether, Single Parents revolves around a group of dysfunctional single parents who lean on one another as they raise their kids, look for love and ultimately realize survival is only possible with the help of one…

Jason Winer (Life in Pieces) is set to direct and executive produce ABC comedy pilot Single Parents, from New Girl creator/executive producer Liz Meriwether and writer J.J. Philbin and 20th Century Fox TV. Written by Philbin based on a story by her and Meriwether, Single Parents revolves around a group of dysfunctional single parents who lean on one another as they raise their kids, look for love and ultimately realize survival is only possible with the help of one…

ABC Buys Small-Town Family Comedy From ‘Life In Pieces’ Duo

ABC has given a script commitment to an untitled single-camera comedy from Life in Pieces duo Lesley Wake Webster and Jason Winer and his Small Dog Picture Company. 20th Century Fox TV, where Small Dog is based, is the studio.
Written by Wake Webster, the comedy is set in small-town Kentucky and centers on an overly idealistic young woman who experiences a delayed coming-of-age, guided by her freewheeling, larger-than-life father. It’s told in flashback as she testifies…

ABC has given a script commitment to an untitled single-camera comedy from Life in Pieces duo Lesley Wake Webster and Jason Winer and his Small Dog Picture Company. 20th Century Fox TV, where Small Dog is based, is the studio. Written by Wake Webster, the comedy is set in small-town Kentucky and centers on an overly idealistic young woman who experiences a delayed coming-of-age, guided by her freewheeling, larger-than-life father. It’s told in flashback as she testifies…

Fox Buys Legal Dramedy From Carter Covington, Robin Schiff & Jason Winer

Fox has given a script commitment plus penalty to Token White Male, an hourlong dramedy from Life in Pieces executive producer Jason Winer, Faking It showrunner Carter Covington and Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion writer Robin Schiff. 20th Century Fox TV, where Winer’s company, Small Dog Picture Co. is based, is the studio.
Written by Covington and Robin Schiff, Token White Male is a character-based procedural about a fun-loving, no-filter, low-rent lawyer who…

Fox has given a script commitment plus penalty to Token White Male, an hourlong dramedy from Life in Pieces executive producer Jason Winer, Faking It showrunner Carter Covington and Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion writer Robin Schiff. 20th Century Fox TV, where Winer’s company, Small Dog Picture Co. is based, is the studio. Written by Covington and Robin Schiff, Token White Male is a character-based procedural about a fun-loving, no-filter, low-rent lawyer who…

Fox Developing Workplace Comedy ‘Type-A’ With ‘Modern Family,’ ‘Odd Couple’ Producers

Fox has bought a script for a workplace comedy, hailing from writer Lesley Wake Webster and exec producer Jason Winer, Variety has learned. The single-camera comedy, titled “Type-A,” landed a script plus penalty commitment. 20th Century Fox is the studio. Here’s the logline: “A workplace comedy about a group of people hand-picked to do a job most… Read more »

Fox has bought a script for a workplace comedy, hailing from writer Lesley Wake Webster and exec producer Jason Winer, Variety has learned. The single-camera comedy, titled “Type-A,” landed a script plus penalty commitment. 20th Century Fox is the studio. Here’s the logline: “A workplace comedy about a group of people hand-picked to do a job most... Read more »

Fox Buys ‘Type-A’ Workplace Comedy Produced By Jason Winer

Fox has given a script commitment plus penalty to Type-A, a single-camera workplace comedy from the Life In Pieces duo of executive producer Jason Winer and writer-producer Lesley Wake Webster, 20th Century Fox TV and Winer’s studio-based Small Dog Picture Company.
Written by Wake Webster, Type-A is about a group of people hand-picked to do a job most of us couldn’t handle. They are Achievers. Alphas. But most importantly… Assholes.
Winer and Webster executive…

Fox has given a script commitment plus penalty to Type-A, a single-camera workplace comedy from the Life In Pieces duo of executive producer Jason Winer and writer-producer Lesley Wake Webster, 20th Century Fox TV and Winer’s studio-based Small Dog Picture Company. Written by Wake Webster, Type-A is about a group of people hand-picked to do a job most of us couldn’t handle. They are Achievers. Alphas. But most importantly… Assholes. Winer and Webster executive…