Eliza Coupe Inks Production Deal With ABC Studios, ABC Signature

The pact reunites her with the companies behind USA Network's short-lived comedy 'Benched.'
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Eliza Coupe

Eliza Coupe is returning to work for ABC Studios and ABC Signature.

The Happy Endings alum has signed a one-year production deal with the studio and its cable-focused arm, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Under the deal, Coupe will develop projects for both studios. The pact reunites her with ABC Signature, the company behind Benched, the short-lived USA Network comedy in which Coupe starred.

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The actress made her exec producing debut in January on indie comedy It's Us, in which she also starred. More recently, Coupe completed a five-episode arc on Jason Reitman's Hulu comedy Casual. Her TV credits include roles on House of Lies, The Millers, Scrubs, Flight of the Conchords and Samantha Who.

On the feature side, she has had roles in Shanghai Calling, The Last Time You Had Fun, What's Your Number and I Think I Love My Wife. She's repped by UTA, Kirsten Ames Management and Jackoway Tyerman.

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