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Melissa McCarthy lands deal for new TV comedy

Melissa McCarthy lands deal for new TV comedy

July 28, 2015

LOS ANGELES, July 28 — Melissa McCarthy is returning to the small screen after having landed a deal for a show about a group of struggling children’s television writers. Tentatively named “Friends With Melissa,” the show will air on the US network TV Land, reports Variety. Both McCarthy and her husband Ben Falcone will serve as executive directors and McCarthy will make an appearance on the pilot. The show will follow the lives of struggling comedy writers as they jealously watch... Read more

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